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thicknessing the back
bending the ribs

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medium sized treble viol

A medium sized treble i made for the Royal Academy of Music in London. I scaled up the little Jaye treble which is in the museum in Leipzig.

body length - 36 cm, string length - 37,5 cm

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glueing the ribs the finished rib structure cutting the purfling ornament on the back making the break

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