DHV:
1447
Tourin ID:

1697

Tenor

Franz

Zacher

# of Strings:

6

Place Made:

D, Ingolstadt

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Nuremberg

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Private collection

Head:

Lion

Catalog Number:

Label Text:

Frantz Zacher Lauttenmacher / in Ingolstatt 1697 [printed except 97]

Measurements:

String Length:

52.5

Total Length:

Body Length:

50.8

Upper Width:

24

Rib Depth:

9.5

Middle Width:

19

Bottom Width:

31.5

Previous Owner:

Information Source:

K. Martius to TGM, 6/06

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Auctions:

Comments:

[Unpublished, from owner: FB+S, head FB+S, label]

In poor condition, lacking lower rib and edge of table on bass side (also 3 pegs). 2-piece table with painted purfling and high arching; 1-piece back. Neck nailed onto body; Polish-style lion’s head; maple fingerboard and original poplar tailpiece inlaid with 3 broad vertical stripes of yew (?); original bass bar; end button rather than hookbar.