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3/4 size double bass.
Body length: 110 cm.
Body width: 65 cm.
Body depth: 20 cm.
Hand carved spruce top.
Flame maple back & sides.
Beech neck with ebony fingerboard.
Individual brass Götz tuners.
Available in both 4-string and 5-string versions.
Introduced: ca 1946
Earliest known example: 57 (1947)
Brass Osby Mekaniska strip tuners.
4452 (ca 1956)
Latest known example: 8639 (ca 1958)