DHV:
505
Tourin ID:
LEIPB 17

1765

Bass

Wilhelm

Döring

# of Strings:

6

Place Made:

D, Kassel

Body Shape:

Current Location:

D, Leipzig

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Universität Leipzig

Head:

Lion

Catalog Number:

823

Label Text:

Wilhelm Döring me fecit / Cassellis. Anno 1765 [handwritten]

Measurements:

String Length:

Total Length:

117.5

Body Length:

62

Upper Width:

31.8

Rib Depth:

13

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

38.5

Previous Owner:

Information Source:

Kinsky 1912, 2:469

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Schultz 1929, p. 27; Lütgendorff 1922, 2:108; Kinsky 1912, 2:469; De Wit 1903, p. 94

On museum’s website (detached neck, pegbox, and head [color]); Kinsky 1912, 2:613 (label)

Repair labels: “Rep Valentin Möller aus Ziegenhain 1834”; “Rep. von Instrumentenmacher Friedrich Bechstein im Jahr 1834”; “Rep. Heinrich Mechstein & Hermann Vogt 11865”. Lost since World War II, except for neck/fingerboard/pegbox/head. Lost since World War II, except for neck/fingerboard/pegbox/head.