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Double Bass

Former Attribution:
Bartolomeo Cristofori (Padua 1655–1731 Florence)
Date:
18th century
Geography:
Florence, Italy
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
Body L. 96 cm (37-13/16 in.); String L. about 94 cm (37 in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-bowed-unfretted
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, Gifts of Dr. and Mrs. Guido S. Corriero and Andrea Manley, by exchange, Rogers Fund, and funds from various donors, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.112
Not on view
Marking: Label (spurious): "Io Bartolomeo Cristofari/Fecit in Firenze/.. . 1717" (or 1707)
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