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Kolstein Music

Bohemian 19th Century Bass Violin

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SKU: B1259

19th Century Bohemian Bass Violin Modified 7/8 Size; Gamba Shaped; Round Back Model Made c. 1870

  • Top table is a two-piece plate of medium vertical grained spruce
  • Back table is a two-piece plate of slightly flamed maple
  • Ribs of matching maple to that of the back table
  • Ribs have maple outer moldings adjoining the top and back table
  • Scroll and neck are original of plain grained maple
  • Varnish is dark brown
  • Tonal qualities: large, deep, projecting
  • Mint condition
    • Fully restored within the shop of Samuel Kolstein & Son, Ltd.
  • Overall body length: 44 in. (111.8 cm.)
  • Width at upper bout: 20 1/2 in. (52.1 cm.)
  • Width at center bout: 14 3/4 in. (37.5 cm.)
  • Width at lower bout: 26 in. (66.0 cm.)
  • Mensure (string length): 42 1/4 in. (107.5 cm.)

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