DHV:
460
Tourin ID:
KOPEB 17

1695 C

Bass

Gregor

Karpp

# of Strings:

7

Place Made:

D, Königsberg

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

DK, Copenhagen

Sound Holes:

Flame

Collection:

Musikhistorisk Museum

Head:

Lion

Catalog Number:

389.D101

Label Text:

(original label illegible)

Measurements:

Body Length:

71.9

String Length:

(68.4?)

Rib Depth:

(13.0)

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

30.5

21.8

37.5

Previous Owner:

Carl Busch, Kansas City, KS USA (before 1911)

Information Source:

Otterstedt 1986, pp. 42-44; Hammerich 1911, p. 92

Literature:

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Auctions:

Comments:

Otterstedt 1986, pp. 42-44 (no. 10); Hammerich 1911, p. 92; Hammerich 1909, p. 77

Otterstedt 1986, p. 43 (F+B, head 3/4); [by PT: front, head front (color)]

“Repaired by C.W. Tonkins 3.1.1902” Otterstedt: 3-piece table with 5-part purfling; back and ribs are birch. Neck not original, maybe by Tomkins; sharply angled so bridge very high. Pegbox and lion’s head (also neck-foot carvings) original. Her dimensions 71.9, 30.5/21.8/37.5, -, -. 4 pegs treble, 3 bass side. Tourin: neck graft at pegbox; first peg on treble side [i.e., 4 pegs treble, 3 bass side]; s dimensions 121, 70.5, 30/22/37, 13, 68.4? (“rough”). Hammerich: French or Italian, label illegible.