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7/7 flat back Viola d'amore
Benedict Wagner, 1723

The instrument below is from the muscial instrument collection of the Historical Museum in Basel, Switzerland, ex. Paul Sacher collection. It is an instrument with seven playing strings and seven sympathetic strings, and the head is that of a satyr.

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