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For Sale 1920s German Roundback

Discussion in 'For Sale: Double Basses' started by 360guy, Dec 20, 2018.


  1. 360guy

    360guy Supporting Member

    Apr 28, 2006
    Lansing, MI USA
    Price:
    $9995.00
    Strings:
    4
    Location:
    Michigan
    One owner! From the estate of the second chair violinist ( yes, he also played double bass) at the NY Philharmonic many years ago.
    In very good condition. 11C2E4C8-AE09-4BEF-A624-D603934D5A73. C22615D9-7073-4114-8217-C40A386A3949. 0581F7C3-1B62-4630-BC77-4185F8AE60C3. CF06B833-A693-4174-AA6B-45DDF03FE6B3.
     

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  2. LouisF

    LouisF Supporting Member

    Apr 21, 2003
    Los Angeles, CA
    Dimensions? Thanks!
     
  3. TroyK

    TroyK Moderator Staff Member

    Mar 14, 2003
    Seattle, WA
    That looks like a beautiful bass.
     
  4. jleguy

    jleguy Supporting Member

    Jun 6, 2006
    DC Metro
    label/backside view?
     
  5. 360guy

    360guy Supporting Member

    Apr 28, 2006
    Lansing, MI USA
    Thank you. EEC7AEB9-4558-4675-AE0C-9F098324C1F9.
     
  6. anightintunisia

    anightintunisia Supporting Member

    Any audio or video?
     
  7. 360guy

    360guy Supporting Member

    Apr 28, 2006
    Lansing, MI USA
    If you send me a pm we can set up FaceTime so you can get a audio/video presentation of this fine bass.
     
  8. 360guy

    360guy Supporting Member

    Apr 28, 2006
    Lansing, MI USA
    Here are the rough dimensions:
    Width:
    Upper bout 19”
    C bout 14”
    Lower bout 24.5”

    Ribs:
    6.5” —- 8.25”

    String Length:
    41”

    Labels: F8670293-CF9B-47A3-A5BD-95F1C421074B. 03663F52-4263-4756-AC0D-FE01AF53D4DC.
     
  9. 360guy

    360guy Supporting Member

    Apr 28, 2006
    Lansing, MI USA
    Overall length:
    71.5”
     
  10. LouisF

    LouisF Supporting Member

    Apr 21, 2003
    Los Angeles, CA
    Thanks!
     
  11. Eric Hochberg

    Eric Hochberg

    Jul 7, 2004
    Chicago
    Looks like a nice bass. You'd be better served with straight on pics of the back and sides and scroll, like your front pic, with the bass standing up, not on the floor.
     
  12. 360guy

    360guy Supporting Member

    Apr 28, 2006
    Lansing, MI USA
    I’ll post those today.
     
  13. 360guy

    360guy Supporting Member

    Apr 28, 2006
    Lansing, MI USA
    9B098BE4-12F9-4592-8BB1-2AD1C05A1B41. 1CB72B52-2B1D-4B6A-A240-DF9BE1F20615.
     

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  14. 360guy

    360guy Supporting Member

    Apr 28, 2006
    Lansing, MI USA
    E74E3533-2AB8-4F94-8EC2-0C37101B21E2.
     
  15. 360guy

    360guy Supporting Member

    Apr 28, 2006
    Lansing, MI USA
    84DE7B17-BE83-470F-883B-34D121DC78FD.
     
  16. bazzo

    bazzo

    Oct 8, 2006
    D or Eb neck? Thanks!
     
  17. 360guy

    360guy Supporting Member

    Apr 28, 2006
    Lansing, MI USA
    Eb
     
  18. FiddleFixr

    FiddleFixr Supporting Member

    Sep 22, 2016
    Ontario
    Luthier - Jan's Fiddle Farm
    German bass with French tuners :)
    Looks beautiful!
     
  19. Faux-French, intended to make the bass look upmarket.
     
  20. BAJO

    BAJO Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 7, 2006
    West Orange,NJ
    PM sent..
     

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