# of Strings:
Jacob Meinertzen / Königl. Hoff - Violdegam- / und Lautenmacher in Berlin 17
[Private owner in Copenhagen, whose father had played it]
O. Hirsh to TGM, 10/04; M. Fleming to TGM, 12/01 & 7/04
[Unpublished, from F. Hellwig 3/2012: front body only, label [color])
Restored by Christian Brosse, D-Borstorf (including new neck and lion head, according to Fleming, who has made copies). Back and ribs of yew. Very early conversion to a (baroque) cello, retaining original bass bar.