DHV:
352
Tourin ID:
HAM 05

1712

Bass

Barak

Norman

# of Strings:

6

Place Made:

GB, London

Body Shape:

Current Location:

D, Hamburg ?

Sound Holes:

Collection:

Museum für Hamburgische Geschichte ?

Head:

Male

Catalog Number:

1928.385

Label Text:

Barak Norman / at the Bass Viol in / St. Pauls Church=yd: / London Fecit 1712 [printed except 1712]; Barak / Norman / London [stamped on table]

Measurements:

String Length:

Total Length:

120

Body Length:

66

Upper Width:

30.5

Rib Depth:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

37

Previous Owner:

“Leihgabe der Herren Schreiber und Lugert” [luthiers in Hamburg]

Information Source:

PT visit 9/78

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Hebbert 2001, pp. 299-300 (1712:2); Schröder 1930, p. 24

Back and ribs of bird’s-eye maple; initials BN on back.