DHV:
401
Tourin ID:
JONES 1

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

D, Hamburg

Maker:

Joachim

Tielke

Date:

1695

JOACHIM TIELKE // in Hamburg, An. 1695 [small format, printed except 95]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Berlin

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Private collection

No. of Strings:

6

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

Sterling Jones, Munich -c. 2014

Measurements:

Body Length:

66.4

String Length:

Rib Depth:

11.2

Upper Width:

29.5

Middle Width:

21.6

Bottom Width:

37.4

Information Source:

Hellwig 2011, p. 308; Hellwig 1980, p. 232; G. Hellwig 1972 (unpublished restoration report)

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Comments:

Hellwig 2011, p. 308; Hellwig 1980, p. 232

Hellwig 2011, pp. 50, 308 (label; back decoration [color]; top off, body only [B+W]); Haskell 1980, pl. 33 (front 7/8); Hellwig 1980, p. 232 (back ornament); Hellwig 1972 (F+B, top off [body only], head FB+S, bass soundholes, label, details of ornaments on back and neck heel)

Hellwig 2011, TieWV 080; Hellwig 1980, no. 070 (owner: Studio für alte Musik, Basel). Restored by Hellwig in 1972, including new table, neck, fingerboard, and tailpiece. 2-piece back (arched, badly warped) with glued-on carved ornament at top. Pegbox with open-carved back. Dimensions 66.0, 29.6/22.0/37.5, 11.3, -. Hellwig 2011 adds: no purfling on back; peg for top string closest to nut. Back widths 29.5/21.8/37.3. (Ownership update from H. Gröger to TGM, 7/2015.)