DHV:
406
Tourin ID:
KENS 14

16..

Bass

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Place Made:

GB,

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Collection:

[KENSINGTON 14 (Lord Fitzgerald)]

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[None]

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Previous Owner:

Lord G. Fitzgerald, London (in 1872)

Information Source:

Engel 1872, p. 24

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Comments:

Engel 1872, p. 24 (no. 175)

Fingerboard narrowed for 4 strings instead of 6. “A specimen of the smallest kind of bass-viol, now very scarce. Probably English, 17th century.”