DHV:
850
Tourin ID:
TIELK 099

1701

Bass

Joachim

Tielke

# of Strings:

6

Place Made:

D, Hamburg

Body Shape:

Current Location:

D, Dortmund

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Museum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte

Head:

Lion

Catalog Number:

C 1965

Label Text:

JOACHIM TIELKE /I in Hamburg / An. 1701 [large format, printed except 701, altered from printed 16--]

Measurements:

String Length:

Total Length:

Body Length:

66.5

Upper Width:

30.6

Rib Depth:

12.7

Middle Width:

22.5

Bottom Width:

38

Previous Owner:

Lehrerin Niemeyer, Hörde, -1896

Information Source:

Hellwig 2011, p. 337; Hellwig 1980, p. 267

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Hellwig 2011, p. 337; Hellwig 1980, p. 267

Hellwig 2011, p. 337 (head back [color])

Hellwig 2011, TieWV 119; Hellwig 1980, no. 099. 2-piece table with ebony edging and double purfling, badly sunken on bass side; 2-piece back (arched). Neck has been narrowed; from the middle onwards, not original. Fingerboard not original, no tailpiece. Bad worm damage and bad repairs. Dimensions 66.5, 30.5/22.0/38.0, 12.6, -. Hellwig 2011 adds: bass side of table has new wood c. 7 cm wide; bass bar set very diagonally, possibly original; back has no purfling. Back widths 30.0/21.8/37.2. Conservation work done by Sabina Kerkhoff in 1998; x-ray at Nuremberg museum shows original dowels in neck foot.