Viola da Braccio

Date: mid-18th century
Geography: Germany
Culture: German
Medium: Spruce and bird's-eye maple
Dimensions: Body length: 42.5 cm., Body width: upper bout 21.4 cm. center bout 14.8 cm. lower bout 25.3 cm. Rib height: top block 4.6 cm. center bout 6.7 cm. bottom block 6.65 cm String length: 42.5 cm.
Classification: Chordophone-Lute-bowed-fretted
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.947

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