DHV:
1284
Tourin ID:

1679

Bass

Jacob

Stainer

# of Strings:

7

Place Made:

A, Absam

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

A, Krieglach

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Private collection

Head:

Lion

Catalog Number:

Label Text:

Jacobus Stainer in Absam prope Oenipontem, 1679

Measurements:

String Length:

Total Length:

Body Length:

69.4

Upper Width:

31.2

Rib Depth:

12.4

Middle Width:

22

Bottom Width:

40.4

Previous Owner:

Information Source:

T. Muthesius to TGM 2/11 (dimensions); photo on Duftschmid’s website [also photo from M. Herzog 6/98]

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Duftschmid website (front); [unpublished, from M. Herzog 6/98: front 7/8 [color]]

Duftschmid [2003a?] (JS Bach); Duftschmid [2003b?] (CPE Bach); Duftschmid 2001 (Schenk)

Not in Senn & Roy 1986. Very intricately inlaid fingerboard (white on black); similar tailpiece in 1998 photo evidently later replaced with plain black. Neck and fittings not original, as of 2011 has 7 strings (per T. Muthesius).