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William Dixon Bass Violin

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SKU: B2658

William Dixon Bass Violin 3/4th Size, Violin-cornered, Flatback Made in England c. 1890

  • Top table is a two-piece plate of slab-cut English pine
  • Back table is a two-piece plate of flamed soft English maple
  • Ribs of matching English maple to that of the back table
  • Scroll is of a later period with a grafted poplar neck
  • Individual decorative brass tuners
  • Varnish is deep reddish brown
  • Extremely well designed bass for orchestral and solo purposes. Lush, dark projecting sound, quite even in all registers.
  • Excellent condition
  • Overall body length: 44 in.
  • Width at the upper bout: 17-1/2 in.
  • Width at the center bout: 12-1/2 in.
  • Width at the lower bout: 26-3/4 in.
  • Mensure (string length): 41-5/8 in.
  • Kolstein padded cover included with purchase

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