DHV:
298
Tourin ID:
GENEV 18

1704 C

Bass

Joachim

Tielke

# of Strings:

6

Place Made:

D, Hamburg

Body Shape:

Guitar ?

Current Location:

CH, Geneva

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Collection:

Musée d’art et d’histoire

Head:

Female

Catalog Number:

IM-0017

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Previous Owner:

Fritz Ernst, Geneva, -1969

Information Source:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 352-53; PT visit 10/78

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Comments:

Hellwig 2011, pp. 352-53; Hellwig 1980, p. 307

Hellwig 2011, pp. 88 (head back), 352 (fingerboard [color])

Hellwig 2011, TieWV 145; Hellwig 1980, no. 122. Only head, neck, and fingerboard (but not tailpiece) are by Tielke; body is not. Pegbox with open-carved back and ivory edging; inlaid fingerboard (tortoiseshell on ivory veneer), reverse-color counterpart of VIC 9. (Not in museum at time of Tourin’s visit.) Hellwig 2011 adds: body dates from late 19th/early 20th century; arched back