DHV:
1133
Tourin ID:

1720 C

Tenor

# of Strings:

6

Place Made:

D, Leipzig ?

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

J, Hamamatsu City

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Hamamatsu Museum of Musical Instruments

Head:

Scroll

Catalog Number:

C-0183

Label Text:

[None]

Measurements:

String Length:

52.2

Total Length:

Body Length:

50.8

Upper Width:

22.6

Rib Depth:

9.8

Middle Width:

15.9

Bottom Width:

30.2

Previous Owner:

Tony Bingham, London

Information Source:

Museum to TGM, 6/09; T. Bingham to TGM, 10/01 and 7/02; Sotheby’s 10/9/81, lot 236

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Comments:

Sotheby’s 10/9/81, lot 236

Uemura 2011 (front [color]); Hamamatsu 1995, p. 16 (front); Sotheby’s 10/9/81, lot 236 (F+B); [unpublished, from museum 8/09: FB+S (color)]

Uemura 2011

Sotheby’s 1981/10/09, lot 236

Lower bout unusually wide and curved; C-holes relatively small and far from edges; no purfling on back. Hamamatsu 1995: Germany, c. 1720; total length 91.0. Sotheby’s: length of body [sic, probably taken on back] 51.1 cm; total length 91.4; School of Hoffmann, first half of the 18th century.