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Kolstein Music

Veneto Venetian Bass Violin

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SKU: b1831

Veneto Venetian Bass Violin 3/4 Size, Gamba Shaped, Flat Back Model Made in Venice, Italy c. late 19th century

  • Top table is a two-piece plate of slab-cut poplar
  • Back table is a two-piece plate of slab-cut poplar
  • Ribs of matching poplar to that of the back table
  • Original scroll of slab-cut poplar with a moderately flamed maple neck graft
  • Italian style Montavani tuning gears
  • Varnish is deep reddish brown
  • Extremely impressive Italian bass with very large, deep, robust tonal qualities; excellent for both orchestral and solo use
  • Fully restored to excellent condition by Samuel Kolstein & Son. Ltd in 2002
  • Overall body length: 39 3/4 in.
  • Width at the upper bout: 18 1/2 in.
  • Width at the center bout: 13 in.
  • Width at the lower bout: 22 3/4 in.
  • Mensure (string length): 40 3/4 in.

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