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Maggini scroll

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italien 6-string bass viol


after Paolo Maggini ~ 1600

This instrument for Jörg Meder has f-holes and a pergament rose. The scroll takes features from renaissance viols scroll as well as a cello scroll. The instrument has outside linings.

string length ca. 72 cm, body length 72.7 cm


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rib structure on the mould back glued on to ribs Maggini scroll, first stages of making maggini scroll pergament rose, slightly altered cutting the rose from thick pergament thicknessing the front Maggini viol, ready to be varnished Maggini viol body of Maggini viol bridge after a Stradivarius bridge

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