Bows for sale

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This price list of bows for sale was updated on 16 April 2018

For bow maker biographies, click here  See below the table for more details of starred bows *

MakerWeight (grammes)Mounting (Silver/Gold)Price
Eugène Sartory82.3SilverSold
C. Thomassin c.1895tbcSilver£tbc
C. Thomassin 1910-15tbcSilver£tbc
Samuel Allen78.8Silver£8,000
W E Hill & Sons81.0Silver £8,000
W E Hill & Sons78.9S/T£7,500
W E Hill & Sons80.0Silver£6,000
Matthew Wehling81.8Gold£5,560
John Dodd (short)82.6Silver£5,000
Michael J Taylor76.0Gold£4,900
Roger Zabinski80.5Silver£4,890
Roger Zabinski82.1Silver£4,890
Malcolm Taylor83.6Gold£4,500
W E Hill & Sons83.2Silver£4,500
Steve Salchow81.0Silver£4,440
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 Wanka81.0Silver£3,160
Christian Wanka 83.2Silver£3,160
Bernd Etzler81.0Silver£3,000
Rudolf Neudörfer82.6Silver£3,000
John Clutterbuck84.8Silver£3,000
H R Pfretzschner83.0Silver£2,750
Klaus Grünke80.4Silver£2,750
David Tempest80.2Silver£1,950
Gunther A Paulus79.0Silver£1,950
Alfons Riedl71.6Silver£1,500
Alfons Riedl81.0Silver£1,500
W E Hill & Sons79.7Silver (pinned head)Sold
Jackson Fornaciari81.8Silver£1,100
Jackson Fornaciari81.6Silver£1,100
C F Ribeiro80.6Nickel£940
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.  

If you are interested in selling a fine bow through us, please see Cello Exchange for full details.

For an insight into the bow testing process, see Bow Articles

For bow maker biographies, click here