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Charles Nicholas Gand Bass Violin

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SKU: B1269

Charles Nicholas Gand Bass Violin 7/8 Size; Modified Gamba/Violin Cornered; Flatback Model Made in Mirecourt, France c. 1869

  • Top table is a two-piece plate of fine vertical grained spruce
  • Back table is a two-piece plate of slight flamed maple
  • Ribs of matching maple to that of the back table
  • Original scroll of plain grain maple with a moderately flamed maple neck graft
  • TThe gears are individual French tuning gears mounted on brass plates
  • Varnish is deep reddish brown
  • This fine example of Charles Nicholas Gand's workmanship has a wonderful, rich, deep arco and pizzacatto quality; great for jazz or symphonic use
  • Mint condition
  • Overall body length: 45 1/2 in.
  • Width at the upper bout: 21 1/4 in.
  • Width at the center bout: 15 in.
  • Width at the lower bout: 26 3/4 in.
  • Mensure (string length): 41 7/8 in.

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