DHV:
1599
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

D, Hamburg

Maker:

Joachim

Tielke

Date:

1705

JOACHIM TIELKE // in Hamburg/ An. 1705 [large formal, printed except 705, altered from printed 16--]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

N, Oslo

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Private collection

No. of Strings:

6

Catalog Number:

Head:

Previous Owner:

Karl Vestby, Oslo -1971

Measurements:

Body Length:

63

String Length:

Rib Depth:

11

Upper Width:

28.8

Middle Width:

20.5

Bottom Width:

35.1

Information Source:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 356-57

Literature:

Photographs:

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Auctions:

Comments:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 356-57

Hellwig 2011, p. 356 (front, body only [color])

Hellwig 2011, TieWV 148; not in Hellwig 1980. 2-piece table, 2-piece back, arched but only slightly, both with scratched “purfling”; no other instrument by Tielke has this feature; together with placement of soundholes very close to edge, suggests that body has been cut down. Neck, pegbox, scroll, and all fittings by Alban O. Schmidt, Wernitzgrün/Vogtland, 1971. Back widths 28.5/20.3/35.1. Repair labels: “Repareret af Joan Arneson Instrumentmage / fra Froens Praestegield i Guldbrandsdahlen i Norge / 1799” [handwritten]; “Repareret / AF / Ole Olsen / Musikinstrument Fabrik / & Handel / CHRISTIANIA / 1879 1879 [sic; printed except 1879 1879].