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Kolstein Music

German Bass Violin

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SKU: b2475

German Bass Violin 3/4 Size, Gamba-shaped, Roundback Made in Berlin, Germany c. 1850

  • Top table is a two-piece plate of fine vertical grained spruce
  • Back table is a two-piece plate of moderately flamed maple
  • Ribs of matching maple to that of the back table
  • Scroll and neck are original of slightly flamed maple
  • Individual German inlaid tuning gears
  • Varnish is deep reddish brown
  • This Bass is the property of the late Jazz pedagogue Maestro Milton Hinton. Great projecting sound with amazing eveness and depth in all registers.
  • Excellent condition
  • Overall body length: 44 1/4 in.
  • Width at the upper bout: 20 1/4 in.
  • Width at the center bout: 14 1/2 in.
  • Width at the lower bout: 25 3/4 in.
  • Mensure (string length): 42 in.

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