DHV:
427
Tourin ID:
KOPEA 16

1656

Tenor

Paul

Hiltz

# of Strings:

6

Place Made:

D, Nuremberg

Body Shape:

Festoon

Current Location:

DK, Copenhagen

Sound Holes:

Flame

Collection:

Musikhistorisk Museum/Claudius Samling

Head:

Head

Catalog Number:

266/303

Label Text:

Paulus Hiltz in Noriberga fecit Anno 1656

Measurements:

Body Length:

48

String Length:

57

Rib Depth:

10.5

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

24.3

16.8

28.4

Previous Owner:

Information Source:

Martius & Schulze 1991, pp. 178, 182; Skjerne 1931, p. 214

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Comments:

Martius & Schulze 1991, pp. 178, 182; Skjerne 1931, p. 214

Skjerne 1931, pp. 210, 217 (front)

1-piece table with double purfling and corner ornaments; 2-piece back of Hungarian ash with single purfling and central ornaments; ribs also of ash. Fingerboard, tailpiece, and top block not original. Tourin’s dimensions 47.8, 25.0/17.1/28.5, 10.6, 57.0 (“rough”); “wild pattern wood”; scroll with grimacing face.