Double Bass (3 string) by Kai Roth, 2006

Object type
instrument
Acknowledgement
Presented by The Trustees of the Becket Collection
Collection
Becket Baroque Collection
Description
Back, ribs and head are made from matching pieces of quarter-cut maple.
The front is made from two matching wedges of quarter cut spruce.
Fingerboard and tailpiece are made flamed maple.
The 3-string bass is coated with a orange-brown varnish and all fittings are Baroque.

Kai Thomas Roth is stamped onto the button of the back.
Artist/Maker
Date made
2006
Classification
woodwork
Technique
carved, joined
Material
maple, spruce
Object type
Type Length Width Height Diameter Unit (length)
Back 1019
Upper Bout 525
Middle Bouts 303
Lower Bouts 682
Body Stop 627
Neck Stop 425
Accession No
2012.579

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