20th Century Attributed Italian Bass Violin Made in the Style of the Testore School, Milan, Italy
The Bass Is a 3/4 Violin cornered Shaped Flat Back Model.
The Top Table Is Two Piece Sectional Plate of Modified Slab Cut Fur.
The Back Table Is a 1 Piece Sectional Plate of Slab Cut of Poplar.
The Ribs Are of Matching Poplar to that of the Back Table.
The Scroll is Original of plainer grain Poplar with a maple neck graft.
The Gears Are Individual Brass Tuning Gears.
The Varnish Is a Deep Reddish Brown.
Overall Body Length 42 3/4″
Width at the Upper Bout19-1/2″
Width at the Center Bout 14″
Width at the Lower Bout 25-3/4″
Mensure 41 ”
Comments: This fine Milanese Bass Offer a Deep Lush Quality of Sound, Quite Even In all Registers, With Strong Projection.