DHV:
348
Tourin ID:
HAM 01

Size:

Treble ?

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Hamburg

Joachim

Tielke

Date:

1690

Label Text:

JOACHIM Tielke / in Hamburg, An. 1690 [small format, printed except 90]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D

Hamburg

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Museum für Hamburgische Geschichte

Sound Holes:

C*

Catalog Number:

1921.162

Head:

Lion

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

34.0

String Length:

30.5

Rib Depth:

3.7

Upper Width:

15.6

Middle Width:

11.6

Bottom Width:

19.6

Information

Source:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 244-45; Hellwig 1980, pp. 211-2

Literature:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 244-45; Köpp 2003; Hellwig 1980, pp. 211-2; Schröder 1930, p. 23

Photographs:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 244-45 (F+B [color]); Hellwig 1980, p. 54 (front 3/4); Schröder 1930, Abb. 7 (front)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Hellwig 2011, TieWV 059 (viola d’amore); Hellwig 1980, no. 054 (“viola d’amore (?)”). Hellwig 1980: 2-piece table with sickle-shaped soundholes and single purfling; back (flat with fold) of 4 stripes of palisander and 3 of maple; ribs are maple only, not striped. Pegbox with plain sides and fluted back (not original?); pegs not original; fingerboard veneered with tortoiseshell; tailpiece not original. Restored by G. Hellwig in 1959; dimensions 33.8, 15.1/11.1/19.5, 3.7, -. Hellwig 2011 adds: bass bar (with horizontal growth rings) probably original; pegbox with plugged, non-original 6th hole; very finely crafted lion’s head; tailpiece based on TieWV 58, but with horizontal top edge. Back widths 15.1/11.1/19.4. Köpp 2000, p. 146: viola d’amore.