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Body Length: 999mm
Upper Bout: 505mm
Center Bout: 380mm
Lower Bout: 634mm
String Length: 1045mm
GIUSEPPE & ANTONIO SGARBI
As indicated by the label, this bass is a collaborative work between Giuseppe Sgarbi (1818-1905) and his son, Antonio (1866-1938), and was built shortly after the two moved from their native Finale Emilia to Rome. The bass is of classic Italian modeling with a dark red-brown varnish more characteristic of Giuseppe’s personal work. The sensible modeling and modest proportions of this bass make it very versatile without sacrificing sound production. Tonally, it is notably rich and warm with good focus and power. It is being offered with a certificate of authenticity from Robertson & Sons and Duane Rosengard.
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Robertson & Sons is proud to be able to offer one of the largest and most diverse collections of bowed stringed instruments in North America.
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