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Giovanni Baptista Grancino Bass Violin

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SKU: B2447

Giovanni Baptista Grancino Bass Violin 7/8 Size, Violin-cornered, Flatback Made in Milan, Italy c. 1670

  • Top table is a five-piece plate of spruce with the grain ranging from wide to narrow
  • Back table is a two-piece plate of Italian poplar
  • Ribs of matching poplar to that of the back table
  • Scroll is of slightly figured maple with a moderately flamed maple neck graft
  • Individual knobbed tuning gears
  • Varnish is light reddish brown with amber hues
  • One of the finest examples of the elder Giovanni Baptista Grancino workmanship. Exceptional tonal qualities. An exquisite bass aesthetically. Must be seen and played.
  • Excellent condition
  • Overall body length: 44 1/16 in.
  • Width at the upper bout: 19 5/16 in.
  • Width at the center bout: 13 1/8 in.
  • Width at the lower bout: 24 9/16 in.
  • Mensure (string length): 41 7/8 in.
  • Kolstein padded cover included with purchase

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