DHV:
687
Tourin ID:
OSLO 3; TIELK124

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

D, Hamburg

Maker:

Joachim

Tielke

Date:

1707

Joachim Tielke // in Hamburg/ An. 1707 [large format, printed except 707, altered from printed 16--]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

N, Trondheim

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Ringve Museum

No. of Strings:

(4)

Catalog Number:

RMT 2009/7

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

Erik Thommessen, Oslo (and his widow Marit Bockelie), 1957-2009; Mrs. T. Nathan Bjerke, Oslo; Fredrik Otto Lindeman

Measurements:

Body Length:

68

String Length:

Rib Depth:

12.9

Upper Width:

29.6

Middle Width:

21.7

Bottom Width:

37.3

Information Source:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 359-60; Hellwig 1980, p. 308; PT visit 10/78

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Auctions:

Comments:

Hellwig 2011, p. 360; Hellwig 1980, p. 308; Fett 1904, p. 44

Hellwig 2011, p. 359 (front, head 3/4 [color]); www.digitalmuseum.no (F+B, head side [color]

Hellwig 2011, TieWV 152; Hellwig 1980, no. 124. 2-piece table with no purfling; 2-piece back (arched). Converted to a cello; neck narrowed, fingerboard and tailpiece not original, hookbar removed. Table in poor condition (cracks and varnish damage); pegbox damaged by drilling holes for cello pegs. Owned by Thommessen since 1957; in 1904, listed as No. 166 in catalogue of Norsk Folkemuseum (provenance Mrs. T. Nathan Bjerke). Hellwig 2011 adds: [1st example of] woman’s head in late style; dimensions identical to Hellwig 1980.