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Kolstein Music

Prague Bass Violin

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SKU: B1643

Prague Bass Violin 3/4 Size, Gamba-cornered, Round-back Model Made in Czechoslovakia c. 1920

  • Top table is a two-piece plate of medium vertical grained spruce
  • Back table is a two-piece plate of slightly figured maple
  • Ribs of matching maple to that of the back table with maple outer moldings adjoining the top and back tables
  • Scroll and neck are original of plain grained maple
  • Traditional Prague Tyrolean wooden-knobbed tuning gears mounted on brass plates
  • Varnish is deep brownish amber
  • This bass has a deep, dark, strong projecting sound; even in all registers; excellent solo, orchestral or jazz instrument.
  • Fully restored to excellent condition
  • Overall body length: 43 1/8 in.
  • Width at the upper bout: 19 3/4 in.
  • Width at the center bout: 14 in.
  • Width at the lower bout: 25 1/8 in.
  • Mensure (string length): 41 5/8 in.

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