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James Brown School Bass Violin

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James Brown School Bass Violin 7/8 Size, Gamba-shaped, Flat-back Model Made in England c. 1820

  • Top table is a two-piece plate of medium vertical grained spruce
  • Back table is a two-piece plate of moderately flamed soft English maple
  • Ribs of matching maple to that of the back table
  • Original scroll of plain grained sycamore with a plain grained maple neck graft
  • Individual brass tuning gears mounted on decorative brass plates
  • Varnish brownish amber
  • This impressive example of Brown craftsmanship has an extremely large orchestral sound; projects in all registers; wonderful professional orchestral instrument
  • Fully restored to excellent condition
  • Overall body length: 46 3/8 in.
  • Width at the upper bout: 22 in.
  • Width at the center bout: 15 1/2 in.
  • Width at the lower bout: 27 1/2 in.
  • Mensure (string length): 42 1/2 in.

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