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Bows

We have a selection FINE and RARE  bows.  All bows are Silver Mounted unless indicated otherwise.   Please inquire if you have a request for a specific bow. 

Click on the specific type of bow that you require to view the listing below.

Violin     Viola      Cello     Bass

NOTE: Some of our finest bows are not listed on this site. Please inquire about specific requests.

All consignments will be considered.

Trade-ins will also considered. For master quality instruments we often give two-thirds to 80% (at our sole discretion) of the original price back on trade-in instruments purchased here (provided they are in the same condition as when we sold them, other than normal usage, and provided you are purchasing an instrument of higher value. The same applies to trading-in a master quality bow for another bow. If you have an instrument or bow that was not originally sold to you by us, we will also be happy to determine what trade-in value we would allow for it.

All prices are in Canadian Dollars unless otherwise noted.

Photos available on request. E-mail us

 

Bows for Violin

E.Sartory a Paris
#CEGO12     SOLD
Professional Violin bow, Round Pernambuco. Fully Silver-mounted ebony
frog. Very fine condition.
 
James Tubbs c.1885-1895, London, England. #590 Made by James Tubbs and clearly branded "Jas TUBBS" in the usual place. High quality round wood with excellent playing qualities. Silver tip. Silver and ebony frog with pearl eyes. Solid silver-capped typical button. Strong 59.5 grams. New silver winding and leather grip. A superior bow. Very fine condition. $24,500
Made by Louis Bazin for "Leon Bernardel" #377
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A fine classic French pernambuco violin bow made by Louis Bazin in Mirecourt France for "Leon Bernardel" in Paris (a respected violin and bow maker whose name is on the bow).  Silver-mounted ebony frog. Amazing sound.  Very responsive bow for all types of bowing. Great condition. 61 grams. Certificate of Authenticity from James Warren of Kenneth Warren and Son (Violin Shop), Chicago, USA. $10,000
W.E. Hill and Sons #751 Excellent bow made by Sidney B. Yeoman about 1910 at "W.E.Hill and Sons" in London, England. He was one of their three best bow makers. Superlative condition. Round pernambuco wood. Silver-mounted tortoiseshell frog and silver tip. Finest playing quality and sound. 60.5 grams. $Inquire
Alfred Acoulon a Paris
#351
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Fine French bow made in Mirecourt c. 1920 at Thibouville-Lamy for whom Acoulon (a fine violin maker) was the manager. Draws a classical sound. Strong, well-balanced and responsive. The amourette-pernambuco shaft has the original silver-mounted Hill-style ebony frog.  62 grams. $6500
Charles Nicolas Bazin
1847-1915 Mirecourt, France
(for violin dealer Joseph Hel)
#378
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Charles Nicolas Bazin made this bow (and others) for Joseph Hel of Lille, France (a respected violin maker and dealer from 1865 to 1902).  It is a fine classic French violin bow made and branded "J.Hel" on each side of the shaft. The ebony frog is nickel-silver mounted and weighs 58.5 grams. The slide and back plate are of pearl.  The strong, round, pernambuco shaft also has the flexibility to draw a fine tone. $6800
Louis Bazin  
#375
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A fine playing classic French violin bow.  This beautiful, strong, round, amourette shaft is mounted with a nickel-silver ebony frog, and French silver tinsel winding.  The bow draws a superior sound.  The weight is 60.5 grams. This bow has certificate of Authenticity from Bein and Fushi in Chicago.. $7500
Albert NURNBERGER
#581
Fine octagonal pernambuco. Pearl eyes. Solid silver cap on ebony button.
61.6 grams, branded #1833 under the stick at wrapping. New tip plate.
$9000
Garner Wilson, England Finest quality professional violin bow made by Garner Wilson who trained and worked for several years at W.E.Hill and Sons in London, England. Gold-mounted ebony frog with double gold rings on each side of frog, and gold tip plate. Fine octagonal pernambuco wood. Excellent condition. $Inquire
Albert Nurnberger #632 Very fine round pernambuco bow with plain-sided ebony frog and pearl slide. Divided ebony button with two rings and pearl eye. $7800
R.Weichold a Dresden
by Albert Nurnberger
#260
This high quality bow was made by Albert Nurnberger for "R.Weichold a Dresden" whose brands it bears. It is also branded "Imitation de Tourte." It is a very fine octagonal pernambuco bow with fully silver-mounted ebony frog and button. $5800
L. Bausch Leipzig
#470
Round Pernambuco German violin bow c. 1860-1870. Original light brand.  Excellent condition. German nickle-silver mounted ebony frog with Large  tight-ringed eyes on sides of frog. "X" branded under handle at end of  stick and on inside of underslide (between the stick and the frog) to  show that this frog and bow are a matching pair. Underslide has the 2  original pins. Divided ebony button with two nickle-silver rings. Bone  tip plate. 59.5 grams. $5800
WA Pfretzschner***
#406
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Octogonal pernambuco shaft with of medium strong stiffness. Fully Silver mounted ebony frog, with silver rings around the eyes and with silver button.  Excellent condition. $5500
Ch. Nurnberger
#631
Christophe Nurnberger was one of the finest bow makers in the  Nurnberger family in Markneukirchen Germany. This bow was made c. 1890. It draws a great sound. Fine condition. Finest dark pernambuco. The fully silver-mounted frog and button are a later copy of an original Ch. Nurnberger. $4500
KNOPF c1870-1890. #496 Fine violin bow by Knopf of Germany. Fully silver-mounted ebony frog. Button with 2 silver rings. Round pernambuco. Pearl eyes. Bone tip plate. Lined pearl slide. 12 mm wide ferrule and frog. 57 grams. $5500
Edwin Lothar Herrmann
#364
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Branded "E. HERRMANN".  Professional Master maker of Schoenlind and Markneukirchen, Germany since 1949.  This strong bow is from c.1960 and is in excellent condition.  Fully silver mounted ebony frog with two silver rings on the button. It weighs 59 grams and plays very well.  Octagonal pernambuco wood, responsive shaft. $3900
H. Riedstra
#453
ON HOLD: Strong round pernambuco violin bow. Silver-mounted frog. $3600
Weichold Dresden #468 Octagonal pernambuco. Made c.1890. Fully Silver-mounted ebony frog. Two silver rings on ebony button. Pearl eyes. Nice condition. $3500
Aug. Edwin PRAGER
#592
Nice classic bow. Lamy-style head. Round pernambuco. Pearl eyes. Ebony
button with two wide rings. 59.9 grams. Fully nickel-mounted ebony frog.
Small repair done on handle. Has new silver winding and leather grip.
$3500
Henry Riedstra Several very fine violin bows hand-carved and made by us at our store in Kitchener of high quality round or octagonal, medium to strong Pernambuco wood, in the professional French Pecatte and Tourte style. Mounted with high quality nickel or sterling silver ebony frogs and buttons. Various weights from 55 to 62.5 grams. Light or dark pernambuco. $3000 - $3600
Dodd
#337
This old German bow is a copy of Dodd and is branded "Dodd" on both the stick and the frog. It is round pernambuco wood with a nickel mounted ebony frog with plain sides and pearl slide. This bow plays well and is in fine condition. $1200
Fritz Meinel
#339   
German, octagonal, excellent, strong. Pernambuco wood. 60.5 grams Fully silver-mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes and divided endbutton. $4500
Fritz Meinel
#456   
Made of high quality octagonal pernambuco wood. The ebony frog is fully nickel-silver mounted and has a ring around the pearl eyes in the sides. The ebony button has a solid nickel-silver cap. The weight is 59.5 grams. $3500
C. Simonin. French bow
#417
Strong round amourette shaft. Full silver-mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes and abalone slide. Divided silver-ringed button. $2200
Ming Shen Zhang (unbranded)
#410
Very high grade bows in the Old French tradition. Dark, round, strong pernambuco wood. Full silver-mounted ebony frog with rounded heel. Parisian eyes. Silver-capped button. $2000
Ming Shen Zhang (unbranded)
#Bow#19
Very high grade bows in the Old French tradition. Dark, round, strong pernambuco wood. Full silver-mounted ebony frog with rounded heel. Parisian eyes. Silver-capped button. $2000
Chinese bow              
#484
Octagonal strong pernambuco stick with fully gold-mounted snakewood frog. Unbranded. Parisian eyes. Double gold-ringed button. 64 grams. $1400
Rino Rigele Rino Rigele c.1995 Italian bow maker. Good strong octagonal pernambuco bow. Silver-mounted ebony frog with silver-ringed pearl eyes. Silver button too. $1350
Zhong Hua Xu (unbranded)
#BVN940
Octagonal strong pernambuco shaft. Full silver-mounted ebony frog with fleur de lys inlaid on sides of frog. The  ferrule, heel plate and button are all engraved. 59 grams. $1200
Lothar Seifert, Germany.
#393
Round medium strong pernambuco wood. Fully silver-mounted ebony frog with divided endscrew. 62 grams. $2500
Heleomar Cirilo
#367
Fine Brazilian octagonal pernambuco bow. French style. Full silver-mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes. Divided silver-ringed button. 60 grams. $1200
CONBRIO
#471
Very strong round pernambuco shaft. Full sterling silver-mounted ebony frog. Silver tip plate. 62 grams. $1200
Zhong Hua Xu
#408
Strong, round pernambuco. 62 grams. Full silver-mounted ebony frog with attractive inlaid fleurs de lys on the sides.  The eight facets of the silver button  are also inlaid with flamed mother of pearl framed in silver. $995
Jon-Paul-4 AVANTI USA Black carbon fibre shaft. Full silver-mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes. Silver tip. Divided button. 62 grams. $995
Marco Raposo
#383
Very strong, round pernambuco wood bow. Made in Brazil in the shop of Marco Raposo. Full silver-mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes. Silver-capped ebony button. 62 grams. $895
Heleomar Cirilo
#305
Branded "H.Cirilo" - Professional Brazilian bow maker:  New, fine, round pernambuco bow of very fine craftsmanship and playing quality. Nickel-silver mounted ebony frog. Divided ebony button with two rings. $695
Heleomar Cirilo
#308
Branded "H.Cirilo" - Professional Brazilian bow maker. Used, fine, round, pernambuco bow of very fine craftsmanship and playing quality.  Nickel-silver mounted ebony frog with classic engraved metal parts . $750
Fu Yiner Pernambuco Bows by professional maker, professional training. Silver mounted $895
Fu Yiner
#324
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Branded "FYG" - Strong, round, pernambuco bow. Gold-mounted ebony frog. 61 grams. $1500
Coda Classic Silver mounted ebony frog.  Finest playing balance and playing characteristics.  Finest Carbon Graphite shaft. $1150
Coda Diamond-DGX Round carbon fibre bow. $945
Coda Diamond-SX Round very well-balanced carbon fibre. Fully Silver-mounted ebony frog with coda design on frog sides. $895
Coda Diamond-NX"
#DNA4
Round, well-balanced, carbon fibre. Nickel-silver mounted ebony frog with coda design on frog sides. $650
Alfons Riedl
#167
German, round, strong, light-coloured pernambuco wood. Fully silver-mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes. Divided silver-ringed button. 61 grams. $895
T.H.Pfretzschner
#480
Coat of arms on frog. Fill Silver-mounted ebony frog with Coat of Arms on plain sides. Octagonal very strong pernambuco wood. $1500
Handorff
#CNT
German bow made for Heinl in Toronto. Strong round pernambuco. Full
silver-mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes. Divided button. 61.5 grams.
$650
Baroque style
(style used from 1600 - 1750)
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Genuine snakewood with natural ebony fancy baroque frog.  Well-made and well-balanced, good weight (53-59 grams) with medium long sensible tips and disguised modern adjusters to tighten the hair.   No metal parts $595
W.E.Dorfler
#422U
German octagonal pernambuco bow. c.1990. with nickel-silver mounted ebony frog with lined slide.   Divided button. $550
Paulos Buzato
#427
Brazilian professional bow maker.  Round pernambuco. Half-mounted nickel-silver ebony frog. 59.5 grams. $495
Baroque style
(style used from 1600 - 1750)
Pernambuco wood with natural ebony frog.  Professionally made, well-balanced, 50-56 grams.   Disguised modern adjuster to tighten the hair. No metal parts. $495
Baroque style
(style used from 1600 - 1750)
Ironwood with natural ebony baroque frog.  Well-made and well-balanced, good weight (53-59 grams) with medium long sensible tips and disguised modern adjusters to tighten the hair. No metal parts.  Excellent value. $395
Many other bows Older and modern German, French, American, Korean and Chinese student bows in nickel-silver mountings. $49 -
$1500

Bows for Viola
All prices in Canadian Dollars
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Eva-CMC312 "Michael Vann Canada" Eva-CMC312 "Michael Vann Canada"
Fine round pernambuco wood Viola bow, made by the professional bow maker Michael Vann of Canada. Fully Silver-mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes and solid silver-capped ebony button. Good 76 grams weight and balance. Branded #925 on the stick and on the silver underslide. Big sound. Excellent condition.
$4500
Eva-cmj. "Ch. Collin-Mezin" Eva-cmj. "Ch. Collin-Mezin"
Fine round pernambuco Viola bow made by this well-respected French bow making firm c.1955. Silver tip plate, fully silver-mounted ebony frog with pearl eyes, and double-ringed silver button. Very fine condition. 69 grams.
$3800.
$3800
Eva-480 "*G.W.E. Dorfler**" of Germany viola bow A professional viola bow made in the shop of German Master bow maker, "*GWE Dorfler**" The sterling silver tip plate, sterling silver ferrule, and solid sterling silver button cap have all been engraved with the Dorfler design. The pearl slide in the frog has been lined with silver. 70.5 G perfect weight and balance. Round pernambuco wood. $3400
Henry Riedstra Viola bow hand-carved and made by us at our store in Kitchener of high quality round Pernambuco wood, in the professional French style. High-grade sterling silver-mounted frog and button. Weight about 72 grams. $3250
Eva-cpwn18 "Jos. KUN Ottawa" Eva-cpwn18 "Jos. KUN Ottawa"
Octagonal pernambuco wood viola bow entirely made by the well-known bow maker Joseph Kun in Ottawa. Fully silver mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes and solid silver-capped button. Also a silver tip plate. Fine condition. Comfortable 71 grams.
$2050
Lothar Seifert c. 1990. Viola bow This is a fine octagonal Pernambuco wood viola bow made by Lothar Seifert of Germany. It has a fully silver-mounted Ebony frog with pearl eyes and ebony button with two silver rings. The weight is excellent at 71 grams. $1750
Eva-cmc2 "HANDORFF" "GERMANY"
Good German-made, round pernambuco wood Viola bow. Fully silver-mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes and divided button (i.e. two silver rings). 72.5 grams. Fine condition. Made around 1985. 
$1500
Nurnberger shop
"Germany N>>00"
EVA-568
Fine round pernambuco viola bow or violin bow. 68 grams, Nickle tip
plate, Fully nickle-mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes, lined slide
and 2-piece ebony and nickle button.
$1500
France Probably by Roger Lotte.
Fine Viola bow -branded "FRANCE".
$1500
Fu Yiner
EVA-325
Made by Fu Yiner.
Nicely-made Round pernambuco viola bow. Fully gold-mounted ebony frog  with Parisian eyes, and divided gold and ebony button. 70.5 grams.
Branded "FYG."
$1250
Marco Raposo
#EVA-550
Made in the workshop of "Marco Raposo" in Brazil. High quality, round pernambuco wood, viola bow. 72.5 grams, fully silver mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes, and divided silver and ebony button. $1595
"Marco Raposo"
Eva-cph118.
Made by the "Marco Raposo" Shop in Brazil. Fine, round pernambuco wood. Fully silver-mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes and solid silver-capped ebony button. 71 grams. Very fine balance. $1450
"Coda diamond SX" carbon Viola bow. Brand new carbon fiber, high quality viola bow. 70 g. Fully nickel-mounted ebony frog and divided button with Coda design in sides of the frog. Serial #15J 020 $675
Baroque style Viola bow Fine snakewood baroque viola bow with ebony frog and endscrew. 59-66 grams. (style used from 1600 - 1750)
Disguised modern adjuster.
$625
Coda Conservatory Carbon fibre viola bow. Coda inlay on sides of ebony frog. Nickle-mounted. 69.3 grams. $650
"W. SEIFERT". EVA-ccd615 viola bow Octagonal Brazil wood German Viola bowl made about 1990 fully nickel mounted ebony frog with pearl eyes and divided button 69 grams. $595
"A.R.Reichel"
 #cph118b
Fine, round dark pernambuco Viola bow, made in Germany by "A.R.Reichel" c. 1960 or earlier. Very good condition. Fully nickel-mounted ebony frog with Parisian eyes and divided button. 72 grams.  
EVA-445 Viola bow Round cocobola wood viola bow. 69 grams. Fully nickle-silver mounted ebony frog. Parisian eyes and divided button. $295. $295
"DURRO GERMANY"
Eva-593
Fine quality round brazilwood Viola bow. Half nickel-mounted ebony frog with pearl eyes, and solid nickel-capped ebony button. 69 grams. $295
J.T.Prism Round Carbon fibre viola bow #561130BK. Ebony frog. $179
 "J. T. Jet." Deluxe braided carbon fiber Viola bow.
Brand new strong Viola bow. 68 grams.
$159
 Eva-wa850C Round Carbon fibre viola bow. Fully nickle-mounted ebony frog. Divided  button. Parisian eyes.  $105
German EVA-17/12 Viola bow. Nice round brazilwood. Woodgrain frog. $89
German. EVA-bk21 Brazilwood viola bow. Woodgrain frog. Divided button. Parisian eyes.
$89.00.
$89
Brazilwood BVA-25 Round brazilwood viola bow. Ebony frog. Parisian eyes. Fully nickle-mounted. Divided button. $79
  Various Brazilwood Viola bows. $79-$195
Eva-575 "John Grey" All steel metal Viola bow by John Gray circa 1920. patented in England. 70 grams. Finish worn at the head. $75
K. Holtz. Viola bow Fibreglass viola bow with good real horsehair. Properly balanced and
weighted.
$79

Bows for Cello
All prices in Canadian Dollars
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W.D. Watson Tremendously wonderful Cello bow by W.D. Watson (formerly of Hill and Sons)  Gold and Tortoiseshell frog with gold crown inlaid on each side of the frog.  Round dark pernambuco. 82.5 grams. $13000 US
Louis Morizot Fine silver-mounted cello bow by Louis Morizot & Sons. Round pernambuco.
Very fine condition.
$9000
"Rembert Wurlitzer, NY" #529 Swiss-made (by Joh. S. Finkel and his workshop) cello bow. Octagonal pernambuco wood. Fully silver mounted ebony frog. 80.5 grams. Pearl eyes. Two silver rings on ebony button. $5000
"Henry Riedstra Cello bow. Hand-carved and made in our workshop in Kitchener of high quality round pernambuco wood in the professional French style. High grade sterling silver mounted frog and button. Weight about 80 -82 grams.. $4000
Fu Yiner Gold mounted pernambuco cello bow. $2000
Fu Yiner Silver mounted pernambuco cello bow. $1295
Fu Yiner Nickel mounted pernambuco cello bow. $695
Alessandro Carlesso Fine maker in Brazil. Cello bow. Excellent pernambuco. Nickel and ebony. $895
Heleomar Cirilo (branded "Leomar") Professional bow maker in Brazil. Cello bow -- High grade French style. Silver mounted. Excellent pernambuco wood.- Brazil. $1600
German c.1800-1810, cello bow #563 Branded "E" on back side of old German-style head with Metal tip plate.
Probably by L. Bausch. Large eyes, with thin, tight-to-the-eyes Parisian
rings. Fully Nickel-mounted ebony frog. Divided button. Lined pearl slide.
$1500
Old French
 #486     SOLD
Old French round pernambuco cello bow. #486. Illegible brand. Was used in K-W Symphony for many years. Full Nickel-silver-mounted ebony frog. Divided button. Pearl eyes. $1500
Coda Classic Finest Carbon Graphite shaft. Well balanced. Always straight. silver mounted and inlaid best grade ebony frog. $1300
Marco Raposo. #479 Fully Silver-mounted ebony frog. Fine Round pernambuco, strong stick. $1295
Marco Raposo. #478 Brazilian-made cello bow. Round pernambuco. Nickel mounted ebony frog. $895
Coda Conservatory Very good Carbon Graphite shaft. Fine playing qualities. Nickel-Silver mounted ebony frog. $795
Baroque style
(style used from 1600 - 1750)
Genuine snakewood with natural ebony fancy baroque frog.  Well-made and well-balanced, good weight (60-70 grams) with medium long sensible tips and disguised modern adjusters to tighten the hair.  No metal parts. $695
Baroque style
(style used from 1600 - 1750)
Pernambuco with natural ebony baroque frog.  Well-made and well-balanced, good weight (65-80 grams) with medium long sensible tips and disguised modern adjusters to tighten the hair.  Excellent value. $595
Baroque style
(style used from 1600 - 1750)
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Ironwood with natural ebony baroque frog.  Well-made and well-balanced, good weight (65-80 grams) with medium long sensible tips and disguised modern adjusters to tighten the hair.  Excellent value. $495
Many more New French, German, and other nickel-silver mounted cello bows in all sizes.  Also used bows (cleaned, rehaired and polished) $89 - $1200

Bows for Bass
All prices in Canadian Dollars
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Marco Raposo, Brazil Silver-mounted German style frog on Round pernambuco wood bass bow. Good
weight.
$inquire
Marco Raposo, Brazil Nickel, German-style frog. Round pernambuco wood BASS bow. Silver mounted. Good weight.  $inquire
P. BISCH à PARIS, France.
French bow made for and branded with the dealer name "P. Bisch à Paris" and "France." Fine French bow made in Mirecourt, likely by Ch. N. Bazin, or Jules Fetique, or Poirson. Fully nickel-silver mounted ebony frog. 146.5 grams. Parisian eyes. Octagonal pernambuci wood. 27.25" Length from end of tip plate to end of button on endscrew. Plays and sounds  very well.
$6500
Henry Riedstra
Made by "Henry Riedstra" and his workshop. Made in the French Sartory style in our shop in Kitchener, Ontario in the last two years, from high quality Brazilian pernambuco wood cut in 1988 and imported by me to Canada in 1990. Octagonal. 141 grams. 27 1/2". Silver-mounted ebony frog. Silver winding and leather finger grip. This bow plays and sounds very well.
$5000
L. Morizot
Made and branded by "L. Morizot". (Father is Louis Morizot & 5 sons!). Octagonal pernambuco. Fully nickle-silver mounted ebony frog. Faux whalebone and leather wrap. 139 grams. 27 3/4". Plays well.
$5000
Martin Opluštil
Made by Martin Opluštil, a Czech bowmaker (who was working at one time in Ottawa where he studied with Peter Mach. It is made of round pernambuco. 27 1/4". 141 gr. Fully silver-mounted. We are about to clean the silver grip and put a new leather grip on it. Plays well.
$4500
Z.Prochownik
Made by "Z.Prochownik", in Etobicoke, Ontario Canada. Zadislav is a bass player who has made some good bows for 20+ years. Metal tip plate, octagonal pernambuco, Parisian eyes in sides of frog, fully silver-mounted ebony frog. Divided button (2 rings on ebony core), 135 grams, 27 1/2".
$3500
Reid Hudson. #3/4-564
    SOLD
Good French-style, Silver-mounted ebony frog with pearl eyes and solid silver-cap button. Round Pernambuco wood, Bass bow made by Reid Hudson of Canada.  
Marco Raposo, Brazil #3/4-544 German-style, Silver-mounted ebony frog. Round pernambuco wood. Bass bow. New. $1800
Rob Reichel, Germany #3/4-405 Fine old German-style, nickel-silver mounted ebony frog. Made by Robert Reichel, in Markneukirchen c.1900. Dark Round pernambuco wood. 134.5 grams.The #2800 is branded under the frog on the stick. Bass bow. $1650
Albert Nurnberger, Germany
#3/4-606
French-style bass bow by "Albert Nurnberger" model "N>>-0-0" (branded on the stick and frog respectively).
Fine old Albert Nurnberger Bass bow with original Nickel-silver mounted frog. Ebony button with two nickle-silver rings. Ringed eyes in the sides of the frog. All in very fine condition with new black hair. Strong, dark, round Pernambuco wood of high quality.
$1500
W.V.Leomar, Brazil #3/4-241 French-style frog, very fine round pernambuco wood bass bow made by Heleomar Cirilo in Brazil (for Water Violet firm) 124 grams. $1400
Heleomar Cirilo, Brazil #3/4-311 Fine French-style Bass Bow. 135 gm. Very fine quality round pernambuco. Nickel-mounted ebony frog, divided button with two rings. New. $1400
Marco Raposo, Brazil #3/4-545 German-style, Nickel-mounted Ebony frog. Round pernambuco wood. BASS bow. Good weight. $1300
Heleomar Cirilo  SOLD Very fine professional bow maker in Brazil. Fine French style Bass Bow. Good weight. Excellent pernambuco. Nickel mounted ebony frog. New. $1200
Albert Nurnberger, #3/4-457  German-style, Nickel-mounted ebony frog. Octagonal brazilwood.
Modern bass bow (like new). fully branded. 140 gm.
$695
German old and modern Several bows (with regular low style French, OR High German style frogs. Fine Brazilwood and pernambuco wood. $145 - $850
Eastman #3/4-50F Bass Bow French-style nickle-silver mounted ebony frog. Fine Brazilwood. New. $314.10
Eastman #3/4-50G Bass Bow German-style nickle-silver mounted ebony frog. Fine Brazilwood. New. $314.10
German Bass Bow #EBS Motley coloured Maple bow, fully nickel-silver mounted ebony frog, 121 grams, about 27.5 inches long. $250
Chinese 3/4 bass bow French-style bass bows with rosewood or ebony frogs. good workmanship.
New.
$295
Chinese bows Several good French style bass bows with rosewood or ebony frogs. High grade Chinese workmanship. $250 - $295
Kay, USA #3/4-CRS Good condition, old "Kay" bass bow. Nickle-mounted bakelite frog, $195
P.H.London #3/4-ccb517 French-style Fiberglass bass bow with plastic frog. $129
K. Holtz #F10 (1/4, 1/2 or 3/4) French or German-style black fiberglass bass bows with real nickel-mounted ebony frogs. Two rings on ebony button. New. $129
Glasser 3/4-C201H Fiberglass and horsehair bass bow. Plastic frog. $127
Glasser 1/2 sixe #1/2-C201H Fiberglass and horsehair bass bow. Plastic frog. $127
Beechwood Used bows with German (Butler) frogs, or French Style frogs, $89 - $99
Quiver for Bass bow #BQ Leather quiver for bass bow. Attach to tailpiece. New $50

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