Also known as 'Jacquet-Gand' ~ Mirecourt, c. 1870
~ Vuillaume Model Orchestral Bass with C-Extension ~
|Vuillaume Model Orchestral Double Bass|
|Upper Bout: 20 3/4" (20 1/4" Back)||Belly Length: 45" (45 1/2" Back to top of Button)|
|Center Bout: 15 1/4"||String Length: 42"|
|Bottom Bout: 26 1/2"||Varnish: Transparent Golden Brown|
|Rib Depth: 7 7/8" (*measured inside Top & Back, 6 1/2" at the Neck), *add about 1/2" to include the Top & Back|
|Top: 2-piece fine grained Silver Fir|
|Back: 2-piece Maple Round Back|
|Neck / Scroll: Maple, original with Scroll|
Features: This Bass was just modified with a Chromatic C-Extension, new Ebony Fingerboard, new Bridge with adjusters as well as a new Carbon Fiber Endpin unit was also added.
This Bass has been Sold.
Beautiful elongated Mirecourt Scroll/Pegbox with original Gears mounted. One of them is slightly different but that could just be how it was originally set-up as I cannot see any other signs of this Bass being born as a 3-string model.
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