DHV:
987
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Date:

Label Text:

Ioachim Tielke / in Hamburg An. 16 [printed]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

USA

New York, NY

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Private Collection

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Mary Springfels, New York/Chicago, etc., c. 1972-2012; Rebecca Hathaway, Los Angeles, -c. 1972; before that, her aunt

Measurements:

Body Length:

65.4

String Length:

68.1

Rib Depth:

12.7

Upper Width:

29.0

Middle Width:

21.9

Bottom Width:

37.0

Information

Source:

TGM visit 1/95

Literature:

Photographs:

[by TGM, 7/21: FB+S body only, head F+B, bottom ribs, label (color)]; [unpublished, from former owner: front, head F+B]

Recordings:

Springfels 1997 (Telemann); Springfels 1989 (Severall Friends); Springfels 1980 (18C France)

Auctions:

Comments:

Not in Martius 2015. Springfels: Monical once said maybe by J.C. Hoffmann. Ribs at center bouts 12.9. No fold in back, just a slight curve. Open-carved pegbox back. Bottom rib on treble side not original. Top and bottom strings now very close to fingerboard edges.