DHV:
129
Tourin ID:
BRAUN 3

1700 C ?

Bass

# of Strings:

6

Place Made:

D,

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Braunschweig

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Städtisches Museum

Head:

Lion

Catalog Number:

12/0/115 (formerly CK 116, Schröder 26)

Label Text:

Measurements:

Body Length:

69

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

29

38.5

Previous Owner:

Musikdirektor Freudenthal,-1871; Michaeliskloster Hildesheim

Information Source:

PT visit 9/78

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Auctions:

Comments:

Ulferts 1997, p. 70; Schröder 1928, p. 13

Schröder 1928, p. 12 (front)

Body painted with flowers on all sides. Graft between neck and pegbox. Dimensions from Schröder. Ulferts 1997: rosette; table and back of birch. Neck and fingerboard new in 1954. Attribution given as “Gregory Karp (?), Königsberg (?), vor 1690.” (Schröder: first half of 18th C.)