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Luigi Parma Bass Violin

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SKU: B1966

Luigi Parma Bass Violin 7/8 Size, Gamba Shaped, Round Back Model Made in Sementina, Italy c. 1904

  • Top table is a two-piece plate of wide vertical grained spruce
  • Back table is a two-piece plate of slab-cut walnut
  • Ribs of matching walnut to that of the back table
  • Original scroll of slightly figured poplar with a moderately flamed maple neck graft
  • Individual Tyrolean knob tuning gears mounted on brass plates
  • Varnish is deep brownish amber
  • This fine example of Parma craftsmanship has exceptional orchestral and pizzicato qualities with great depth and projection
  • Fully restored to excellent condition
  • Overall body length: 43 in.
  • Width at the upper bout: 20 1/2 in.
  • Width at the center bout: 14 1/8 in.
  • Width at the lower bout: 25 1/4 in.
  • Mensure (string length): 41 in.

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