# of Strings:
IOACHIM TIELKE // in Hamburg, An. 1702 [small format, printed except 702, altered from printed 16--]
Hellwig 2011, pp. 346-48; Muthesius 2005, p. 173 (and letter 5/07); TGM saw at Utrecht, 9/91
Hellwig 2011, pp. 346-47; Muthesius 2005, p. 173
Hellwig 2016, p. 174 and Hellwig 2011, p. 348 (underside of table, inside of back with table and ribs removed [both body only, during restoration])
Per Muthesius 2005, played by Froesch on Purcell, Fantasien & Tänze (Kölner Violen-Consort, STM Records LC 03834, 1995).
Bongarts 1987/11/16, lot 25 (per Hellwig 2011, not seen)
Hellwig 2011, TieWV 129; not in Hellwig 1980. Hellwig 2011: 2-piece table with wide single purfling and old bass bar; 2-piece back (arched) with no purfling; lower and middle bouts with overhanging edges. Neck and all fittings by Ingo Muthesius, 1988-89. One of half a dozen unusually small instruments, perhaps made for use at high pitch. Back widths 26.1/19.1/33.0. Repair habels: “Wohlert Hinrich / Hinckelmann, / Violinmacher in Hamburg. / Rapar. An 1792” [printed except 92]; “Reparirt von J. Diehl, / Geigenmacher. Bremen 1841” [printed except 1841]; Repariert / von / Carl Casdorff. 1864” [printed except 1864]; “RESTAURIERT / INGO MUTHESIUS / PARIS 1989” [name printed, rest handwritten]. Muthesius 2005: table joint constructed with a point and later planed to desired curvature.