DHV:
202
Tourin ID:
CALD 02

1726

Bass

Johann

Hassert

# of Strings:

6

Place Made:

D, Eisenach

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

USA, Oberlin, OH

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Caldwell, Catharina Meints

Head:

Lion

Catalog Number:

Label Text:

Johann Hasert a Eisenach Anno 1726 [printed except last 2 digits; final digit might be 3 or 5]

Measurements:

Body Length:

71.9

String Length:

70

Rib Depth:

13.3

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

34.7

25

41

Previous Owner:

Wurlitzer, -1968

Information Source:

TGM visit 5/09; PT visits

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Caldwell 1974, pp. 62-3

Caldwell 2012, pp. 66-69 (FB+S, head FB+S, rosette [color]); Caldwell 1974, pp. 62-3 (FB+S); [by TGM: FB+S, label (color)]

Wenzinger 1982 (Telemann); Meints 1981 (Bach AMB/Kipnis: Nonesuch); Meints 1980 (Bach BWV 1029)

Neck by Paul Reichlin, Zurich (with heel and pegbox profusely carved on all facets); previous neck by Hans Müller, Berlin (dated on fingerboard). Table B+W edging and rosette with 10 petals; 3-piece back; both with 5-ply purfling; fingerboard and tailpiece have narrow inlaid WBW lines inside B+W edging (smaller-scale than table perimeter). No crossbars except soundpost plate; wood linings on perimeter, fold, and center joint of back. Tourin: short neck, high bridge; dimensions (probably taken on back) 72, 34.1/24/40.7, 14, 69.