DHV:
673
Tourin ID:
NURN 13

1694

Bass

Johannes

Schorn

# of Strings:

66

Place Made:

A, Salzburg

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Nuremberg

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Germanisches Nationalmuseum

Head:

Lion

Catalog Number:

MIR 789

Label Text:

Joannes Schorn fecit / in Salzburg 1694

Measurements:

Body Length:

68.2

String Length:

61.2

Rib Depth:

11.2

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

30.1

21.5

38.7

Previous Owner:

Sammlung Rück, [ -1962?]

Information Source:

Martius 1999, p. 49; PT visits 6/77 & 9/78

Literature:

Photographs:

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Auctions:

Comments:

Martius 1999, p. 49; Huber 1989, p. 78; van der Meer 3/1982, p. 48

On museum’s website (FB+S, front 3/4 [color])

Fingerboard and tailpiece not original. Tourin: table has single purfling, rosette; neck probably new; tailgut. Repair label: “.... / Innsbruck 1868”. Dendrochronology gives date of 1626 for youngest growth ring on table.