W.A. Stowasser's Söhne
Bb Bass (ca. 1900-1916)
Bb Bass (ca. 1900-1916)
Silver Plate - Pics by me (Musical Instruments Museum, Phoenix, AZ)
Monday 16 April 2012
Bb Bass Serial # ?
Bb Bass Serial # ?
Manufacturer: W.A. Stowasser's Söhne
Serial #: ?
Finish: Unlacquered with silver or nickel plated keys
Source: Antonio acciavatti

This bass is keyed only to low B, and presumably to high Eb. It has no rollers. It was manufactured in Verona, Italy.
Eb Contrabass Serial # ?
Eb Contrabass Serial # ?
Eb Contrabass
Manufacturer: W.A. Stowasser's Söhne

Serial #: ?
Finish: Bare Brass
Source: Scott Robinson

This contra is keyed from low Bb to D3, and does have an automatic octave key. This contra was made in Verona, Italy.