GUITAR RUCKMICH

German guitar by Carl RUCKMICH in FREIBURG

 

Labelled: "Carl Ruckmich / Grosshersog Bad. Hoflieferant // Musikhaus / Freibourg i B."

Stamped on the head: "Musikhaus Ruckmich / Freiburg ; B."

 

Back and ribs of maple. Spruce table with herringbone filets.

Back varnished neck and peghead.

6 ebony pegs.

 

Sounding length: 63,4cm.

Total length: 93,5cm

 

We have few informations about this maker and dealer, working in Bade-Wurtemberg in the second part of the 19th. c.

Bibliography:

Günter Dullat: "Verzeichnis der Holz-und Mettallblasintrumentenmacher auf deutschprachigem Gebeit von 1500 bis Mitte des 20. Jahrunderts." p.396.

William Waterhouse: "New Langwill Index", p. 340.