OSLO 3; TIELK124
# of Strings:
Joachim Tielke // in Hamburg/ An. 1707 [large format, printed except 707, altered from printed 16--]
Erik Thommessen, Oslo (and his widow Marit Bockelie), 1957-2009; Mrs. T. Nathan Bjerke, Oslo; Fredrik Otto Lindeman
Hellwig 2011, pp. 359-60; Hellwig 1980, p. 308; PT visit 10/78
Hellwig 2011, p. 360; Hellwig 1980, p. 308; Fett 1904, p. 44
Hellwig 2011, p. 359 (front, head 3/4 [color]); (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.