Bass Violin attributed to the work of Angelo Radrizzani shop in Milan circa 1895
The Bass is a modified 7/8th size violin cornered flatback model.
Top Table is a two piece section plate of fir, cut on the modified slab
Back Table is two piece sectional plate of slab cut Poplar
Ribs are of matching character slab cut Poplar to that of the back table
Scroll is original of Poplar with a moderate figured maple neck graft
The varnish is a deep brown color with reddish hues
The gears a decorative brass individual tuning gears.
Principal dimensions of this bass are as follows:
Overall Body Length 45 1/8″
Width Across the upper bout 20 3/4″
Width across the center bout 14 3/4″
Width across the lower bout 27 1/4″
Mensure 41 1/4″