Double Bass by Kai Roth, 2006

Object type
Presented by The Trustees of the Becket Collection
Becket Baroque Collection
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 from bird-eye maple.
The 4-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.
Date made
Object type
Type Length Width Height Diameter Unit (length)
Back 1010 mm
Upper Bout 525 mm
Middle Bout 373 mm
Lower Bout 653 mm
Stop 580 mm
Neck 430 mm
Total String Length 1020 mm
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