Image cropped from the Cantigas de Santa Maria (codex MS T.I. 1). Two vielles (left) and a citole. Spain, c. 1280.
Modern reconstruction of a vielle depicted in a painting by Hans Memling
Modern build of a viella from Spain. Based on a sculpture instrument at the Mirta Caviello del Portico de la Gloria de Santiago de Compostela.
Reinmar the fiddler, from the Codex Manesse.
Germany, c. 1305-1315.
Player of a three-string vielle. Image in margin of Peterborough Psalter.
Early 14th Century.