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Robbie McIntosh, Luthier

Specializing in the Double Bass

Restorations

“English” Bass

English bass, circa 1910

English bass, circa 1910. There’s been some question as to whether it’s really English. It’s for sale at Arnold Schnitzer’s shop in Brewster, New York. The asking price is $35,000

 

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42″ string length

 

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Quartered spruce top, English Sycamore back and sides.

 

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This bass is currently for sale at Arnold Schnitzer’s shop in Brewster, New York

 

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Alvisio Piattellini, circa 1790

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Alvisio Piattellini, circa 1790. It is currently for sale at David Gage’s shop in New York City.

Made by J.B. Allen, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1841

Made by J.B. Allen, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1841

Read and see more about the J.B. Allen  here.