DHV:
679
Tourin ID:
NURN 19

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

Date:

18.. ?

Label Text:

JOACHIM TIELKE / in Hamburg An. 16 [large format, printed]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D

Nuremberg

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Germanisches Nationalmuseum

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

MIR 788

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Sammlung Rück, -1962; Private owner, Cologne

Measurements:

Body Length:

59.0

String Length:

62.2

Rib Depth:

12.0

Upper Width:

29.0

Middle Width:

21.9

Bottom Width:

35.9

Information

Source:

Martius 1999, p. 52; PT visits 6/77 & 9/78 [not seen]

Literature:

Hellwig 2011, p. 53; Martius 1999, p. 52; Huber 1989, p. 78

Photographs:

On museum’s website (FB+S, head side [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Martius 1999: Not by Tielke. No purfling. Original neck, but “verschnitten,’ according to museum’s website (5/2003); “Vielleicht England”. Hellwig 2011: label is authentic, but instrument not by Tielke; imitation of a Tielke woman’s head by Fa. Hug, Zürich.