DHV:
1189
Tourin ID:

Size:

Treble ?

Label Text:

Place Made:

D, Hamburg

Maker:

Joachim

Tielke

Date:

1694

IOACHIM TIELKE / in Hamburg / An. 1694 [printed except 94]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Nuremberg

Sound Holes:

C*

Collection:

Germanisches Nationalmuseum

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

MI 582

Head:

Lion

Previous Owner:

Ralf Giesbert; Liesel Giesbert, Neuwied; Julius Giesbert (1896-1972)

Measurements:

Body Length:

33.1

String Length:

(31.5)

Rib Depth:

3.5

Upper Width:

15.6

Middle Width:

11.7

Bottom Width:

19.5

Information Source:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 247-48; Martius 1999, p. 39; Martius & Philipp 1994; Hellwig 1980, p. 226

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Comments:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 247-48; Martius 1999, p. 39; Martius to TGM, 4/97; Martius & Philipp 1994; Hellwig 1980, p. 226

Hellwig 2011, pp. 247-48 (FB+S, head 3/4); Martius & Philipp 1994, p. 218 (front 7/8)

Hellwig 2011, TieWV 076 (viola d’amore); Hellwig 1980, no. 066 (“viola d’amore (?)”]). Hellwig 1980 (not seen by him; info from previous owner): 2-piece table with sickle-shaped soundholes and double purfling; back of 8 rosewood and 7 maple strips; ribs also striped (2+3). Fingerboard and (non-original) tailpiece veneered with tortoiseshell framed in ivory, like TieWV 57. Dimensions 34.5, 15.0/11.5/19.0, 4.0, - . Martius 1999: Neck and pegs not original; bass bar probably is. Probably converted to violin, then back to supposed original state but keeping narrow neck; dimensions 32.9, 15.5/11.5/19.4, 3.6, 31.5. Hellwig 2011 adds: back is veneered; unclear if originally folded. Written in pencil inside back: “Repare of [?] Wilh Dürren / B[onn]...” [4Q19C]. Back widths 16.6/11.6/19.5.