DHV:
340
Tourin ID:
HAGUE 16

1661

Bass

Jacob

Stainer

# of Strings:

(4)

Place Made:

A, Absam

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

NL, The Hague

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Gemeentemuseum

Head:

Catalog Number:

MUZ-1933-0405 (0840193); formerly 1001, before that 8 (?)

Label Text:

Jacobus Stainer in Absom / prope Oenipontum Mpia 1661 [handwritten]

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Previous Owner:

Sammlung Scheurleer, -1933

Information Source:

Senn & Roy 1986, p. 213 (A98); PT visits 6/77 & 9/78

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Comments:

Senn & Roy 1986, p. 213

Senn & Roy 1986, pp. 398-99 (FB+S)

Converted to a cello; striped back (9 pieces, dark at edges) & ribs (3 pieces, light at edges). Upright F-holes. Neck and scroll not original. Per Benjamin Schröder, handwritten labels first appear c. 1667: could final digit have been misread?