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Index of Digital Images of
Violin by Andrea Amati, Cremona, ca. 1560


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Front Views
Soundholes
Corners on Front
Scroll and Pegbox Views

Back Views

Corners on Back
Additional Decoration on Back
Bass Side Views
Bass Ribs
Treble Side Views
Treble Ribs


Front Views - Click on thumbnails and/or captions to see larger images.

Front view Front, body only Front, upper bouts Front, lower bouts  

Front view

Body only

Upper bouts

Lower bouts


Soundholes - Click on thumbnails and/or captions to see larger images.

Soundholes  

Soundholes


Corners on Front - Click on thumbnails and/or captions to see larger images.

Front upper bass corner
Front upper treble corner
Front lower bass corner
Front lower treble corner
 

Upper bass corner

Upper treble corner

Lower bass corner

Lower treble corner


Scroll and Pegbox Views - Click on thumbnails and/or captions to see larger images.

Pegbox, front view
Pegbox, back view
Pegbox, treble side
Pegbox, bass side
 

Front

Back

Treble side

Bass side


Back Views - Click on thumbnails and/or captions to see larger images.

Back view Body only Upper bouts Center bouts Lower bouts Upper back decoration Lower pin  

Back view

Body only

Upper bouts

Center bouts

Lower bouts

Upper pin

Lower pin


Corners on back - Click on thumbnails and/or captions to see larger images.

Upper treble corner
Upper bass corner
Lower treble corner
Lower bass corner
 

Upper treble corner

Upper bass corner

Lower treble corner

Lower bass corner


Additional Decoration on Back - Click on thumbnails and/or captions to see larger images.

Upper treble bout decoration
Upper bass bout decoration
Lower treble bout decoration
Lower bass bout decoration
Upper back decoration
Lower pin  

Upper treble bout decoration

Upper bass bout decoration

Lower treble bout decoration

Lower bass bout decoration

Upper back decoration

Lower back decoration


Bass Side Views - Click on thumbnails and/or captions to see larger images.

Bass side, vertical
Bass side, horizontal  

Bass side, vertical

Bass side, horizontal


Bass Ribs - Click on thumbnails and/or captions to see larger images.

Upper bass rib
Upper bass rib
Lower bass rib
 

Upper rib: QVO

Upper rib: VNICO

Lower rib: PROPVG

Upper bass rib
Lower end rib
 

Lower rib: GNACVLO

Lower end rib: LO   ST


Treble Side Views - Click on thumbnails and/or captions to see larger images.

Treble side, vertical
Treble side, horizontal  

Treble side, vertical

Treble side, horizontal


Treble Ribs - Click on thumbnails and/or captions to see larger images.

Lower end rib
Lower treble rib
Lower treble rib
 

Lower end rib: LO   ST

Lower rib: AT   STA

Lower rib: TABITQ

Upper treble rib
Upper treble rib
 

Upper rib: RELI

Upper rib: L [EGIO] (letters worn away)

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