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Franciscus Bedento Bass Violin

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SKU: b2550

Franciscus Bedento Bass Violin Full-cut 3/4 Size, Violin Cornered, Round Back Made in the Venice, Italy c. 1732

  • Top table is a five-piece plate ranging in grain from partial slab-cut fir at the outer flank sections to full slab-cut fir at the center section
  • Back table is a five-piece plate of beautifully figured slab cut poplar
  • Ribs of matching poplar to that of the back table
  • Scroll and neck are original of plainer grained pearwood
  • Decorative individual brass tuning gears mounted on brass plates
  • Varnish is deep brownish amber color with reddish hues
  • This bass has been expertly reduced in dimesion. The bass offers a masterful tonal quality with great beauty. The tone has great depth and projection with eveness in all registers.
  • Excellent condition
  • Overall body length: 42 3/4 in.
  • Width at the upper bout: 19 1/8 in.
  • Width at the center bout: 13 1/4 in.
  • Width at the lower bout: 26 in.
  • Mensure (string length): 41 1/4 in.
  • Kolstein padded cover included with purchase

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