Musical instruments, devices and recordings
1960 mm (Length); 640 mm (W)
Place of origin
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Snowshill Manor and Garden, Gloucestershire (Accredited Museum)
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Double bass (3/4) Tarr, Manchester c.1850? Stamped 'Tarr' on back. Viol shaped, three strings. Said to have come from Cheltenham Parish Church. 'William Tarr made 206 basses and is regarded as one of the best English makers of the instrument' (M. Jessup).
from Cheltenham Parish Church Given to the National Trust with Snowshill Manor in 1951 by Charles Paget Wade.
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