DHV:
513
Tourin ID:
LEIPB 29

Size:

Treble ?

Label Text:

Place Made:

D, Hamburg

Maker:

Joachim

Tielke

Date:

1690

IOACHIM TIELKE / in Hamburg, An. 1690 [small format, printed except 90]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Leipzig

Sound Holes:

C*

Collection:

Universität Leipzig

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

786

Head:

Lion

Previous Owner:

Paul de Wit, Leipzig

Measurements:

Body Length:

34.8

String Length:

30

Rib Depth:

3.9

Upper Width:

15.2

Middle Width:

10.9

Bottom Width:

19.2

Information Source:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 241-42; Hellwig 1980, pp. 207-9; Kinsky 1912, 2:445

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Comments:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 241-42; Hellwig 1980, pp. 207-9; Schultz 1929, p.69; Kinsky 1912, 2:445; De Wit 1903, p. 102

Hellwig 2011, pp. 241-42 (F+B, head FB+S [color]); Hellwig 1980, 207-9 (soundhole, back, head side); Kinsky, 2:443 (F+B, head 3/4), 649 (label); De Wit, p. 102 (F+B, head 3/4)

Hellwig 2011, TieWV 057 (viola d’amore); Hellwig 1980, no. 052 (“viola d’amore (?)”]). Hellwig 1980: table with sickle-shaped soundholes and single purfling; back (flat with fold) of 4 pieces of palisander [GH] or walnut [FH] and 3 of maple; bottom rib in one piece. Original neck, but reangled; plain pegbox with fluted back; fingerboard and tailpiece (latter probably not original) veneered with tortoise-shell with ivory borders. 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side (not original). Repaired in 1930. Hellwig 2011 adds: 2-piece table; fingerboard originally wedge-shaped; tail gut (now wire). Back widths 15.2/10.9/19.2. Kinsky 1912 dimensions 34.0, 15.5/-/19.3, 3.9, -. Tourin: arm viol.