9.4.10

lutes

11-course Lute in D


Based on Original instruments by Hans Frei in the Vienna Kunsthistorisches Museum (KHM,C34) and Warwick Museum (67/1965)
65-68 cms string length.
Body in sycamore or rosewood, 11 ribs, alternated with contrasting ebony spacers. Neck, pegbox and bridge veneered with same wood as body, or ebony. Pegs in ebony. Fingerboard in plain ebony or composed with bone.
Rose to be chosen from catalogue.


13-course Lute in D


Based in Johann Christian Hoffmann
65-68cms string length.
11 ribs. Wood and standard decoration to be discussed. Swan neck pegbox.