Bows for sale

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This price list was last updated on 18 October 2018

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MakerWeight (grammes)Mounting (Silver/Gold)Price
C. Thomassin 1910-1579.5SilverSold
C. Thomassin c.189576.0Silver£12,000
C N Bazin75.5Silver£9,000
Samuel Allen78.8Silver£8,000
W E Hill & Sons81.0Silver £8,000
W E Hill & Sons78.9S/T£7,500
Matthew Wehling81.8Gold£5,950
John Dodd (short)82.6SilverSold
Michael J Taylor76.0GoldSold
Roger Zabinski80.5Silver£5,240
Roger Zabinski82.1Silver£4,900
Steve Salchow81.0Silver£4,760
Malcolm Taylor83.6Gold£4,500
Victor Bernard80.9Gold£4,300
Bernd Etzler81.8Silver£4,000
French bow73.0Silver£4,000
John Aniano80.5Silver£3,910
Tim Baker78.5Silver£3,800
Bernd Etzler81.2Silver£3,500
Robert Pierce83.8Silver£3,300
Victor Bernard81.2Silver£3,300
Christian Wanka 83.2Silver£3,070
Bernd Etzler81.0Silver£3,000
Rudolf Neudörfer82.6Silver£3,000
John Clutterbuck84.8Silver£3,000
H R Pfretzschner83.0Silver£2,750
John Dodd (later frog & button)90.3Nickel£tbc
David Tempest80.2Silver£1,950
Gunther A Paulus79.0Silver£1,700
Alfons Riedl81.0Silver£1,500
German trade bow74.0Silver£1,300
Jackson Fornaciari81.8Silver£1,100
Jackson Fornaciari81.6Silver£1,100
C F Ribeiro80.6Nickel£940
Siqueira80.0Nickel£880
André Werlong80.5Nickel£880

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 We are active supporters of the IPCI, the International Pernambuco Conservation Initiative.  We donate 2% of the selling price to the IPCI of every newly made contemporary bow sold through us.  

If you would like more information about our stock of cello bows for sale or would like to arrange to try a selection, please contact us.  Bows can be taken out on trial for 7 days and can be posted back to us by Special Delivery.  We can also post up to three bows to you for trial; the postage charge for this is £15.  

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