DHV:
456
Tourin ID:
KOPEB 13

16.. ?

Bass

# of Strings:

5

Place Made:

I, ?

Body Shape:

Guitar

Current Location:

DK, Copenhagen

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Musikhistorisk Museum

Head:

Animal

Catalog Number:

385.D60

Label Text:

[Gasparo da Salo, Brescia; removed by previous owner]

Measurements:

String Length:

76.8?

Total Length:

131

Body Length:

76

Upper Width:

33.2

Rib Depth:

13

Middle Width:

27

Bottom Width:

43.6

Previous Owner:

(bought in Nuremberg)

Information Source:

Hammerich 1911, pp. 90-91

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Hammerich 1911, pp. 90-91; Hammerich 1909, pp. 75-76

Hammerich 1911, p. 91 (front 7/8, head 3/4); Hammerich 1909, p. 76 (front 7/8, head 3/4)

Hammerich 1911: label [of Gasparo da Salo, Brescia] removed by previous owner; used as solo cello in Meinigen orchestra “until a few years ago”; suggested tuning in 5ths, like cello piccolo. 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side. Tourin: overhanging edges; 2-piece table and back, both with double purfling. Neck graft at pegbox; elaborate floral carving on pegbox, complex molding on front edges; camel’s head.