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American Bass

American Bass

A unique 'cello shaped bass with narrow ribs made in America in the first half of the 19th century. With its pine top, typical of American-made instruments, this easy to carry 3/4 size bass has a deep full sound but plenty of attack, making it perfect for arco and pizzicato. Fully restored, with a new ebony fingerboard and a custom fingered C extension by Bill Merchant with Rob Anzellotti's capos.

Small 3/4 size

String length: 40 3/8”

Rib depth: 5 1/2”

Price: $26,000

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