DHV:
856
Tourin ID:
TIELK117

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

D, Hamburg

Maker:

Joachim

Tielke

Date:

1703

IOACHIM TIELKE // in Hamburg, An. 1703 [small format, printed except 703, altered from printed 16--]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

J, Tokyo

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Private collection

No. of Strings:

6

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

Harro Schmidt, Hamburg-Bergedorf, -1998/99; Sven/Ingrid Skjelstrom, Stockholm; Konzertmeister Gunnar Norrby, Stockholm

Measurements:

Body Length:

65.7

String Length:

Rib Depth:

12.2

Upper Width:

30.6

Middle Width:

21.9

Bottom Width:

37.4

Information Source:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 349-50; I. Muthesius to TGM, 7/05; Hellwig 1980, p. 301

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Comments:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 349-50; Hellwig 1980, p. 301

Hellwig 2011, pp. 350 (front, body only [color]); Muthesius 2006, p. 44 (side 7/8, body only)

Hellwig 2011, TieWV 137; Hellwig 1980, no. 117. 2-piece table with double purfling and probably original bass bar (with horizontal growth rings); 2-piece back (arched). Head and fingerboard (copied after Hellwig no. 100) and tailpiece not original. Dimensions 65.3, 30.2/21.3/37.5, 12.5, -. Hellwig 2011 adds: fittings all non-original, partly by Reinhard Fischer, Hamburg, c. 1977/78; underside of tailpiece stamped “REINH. FISCHER”; 3-line pencil inscription on inner surface of table, “Rep. ... 1985 (?)”. Back widths 30.2/21.2/37.5.