4 course chromatic cittern by Ludwig Friess

Last updated Thursday, June 21, 2012.
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  • Maker: Ludwig Friess, 2007
  • String length: 480 mm
  • Width of the fingerboard at the nut: 36 mm
  • Width of the fingerboard at the 12th fret: 44 mm
  • Bridge height: 12 mm
  • Body length: 440 mm
  • Body width: 330 mm
  • Braces: 5 x 12 mm
  • Top thickness: 2.5-2.7 mm
  • Side thickness: 2.0 mm
  • Back thickness: 2.0 mm
  • Woods: Maple and Pear (sides, back, fretboard); Spruce (soundboard, braces, blocks)
  • NOTES: According to Mr. Friess, "The bottom is very strongly carved."

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