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Boosey Hawkes Bass Violin

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SKU: B3414
B-3414 Boosey Hawkes Bass Violin Made in Germany, circa 1920 7/8th Size, Violin Cornered, Round Back
  • The top table is a two-piece plate of medium grain spruce.
  • The back table is a two-piece plate of highly flamed maple with the flame descending from the center joint.
  • The ribs are of matching character to the back table and have maple outer moldings adjoining the top and back tables.
  • The neck and scroll are original of widely flamed maple.
  • The gears are individual brass tuning gears inlaid into the cheeks of the scroll.
  • Varnish is a deep reddish brown.
  • This fine example of German Hawkes workmanship, truly has amazing depth and projection in all registers. It is equally and amazing orchestral and jazz instrument of the highest quality
  • Overall Body Length: 44-3/4″
  • Width across the upper bouts: 20-7/8″
  • Width across the center bout: 14-3/4″
  • Width across the lower bout: 27″
  • Mensure (string length): 41 3/4″

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