Bohemian 19th century Bass Violin
B2703 19th century Bohemian Bass Violin
3/4 gamba shaped , flat back model
Top is a two piece sectional plate of medium vertical grained spruce
Back is a two- piece sectional plate of slight figured maple
Ribs of matching character slight figured maple to that of the back table
The scroll and neck are original of plain grained maple
The gears are individual Tyrolean wooden knobbed turning gears. There
exists evidence that this fine bass was originally a three string bass.
Varnish is a deep reddish brown color
Tonal qualities: A most strong projection and depth.
Overall body length: 39 7/8"
Width at the upper bout: 19 1/4"
width at the center bout.14 "
width at lower bout: 24"