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This price list was last updated on 26 September 2019

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MakerWeight (grammes)Mounting (Silver/Gold)Price
Victor Fétique 74.5Silver£17,500
F N Voirin76.2Silver£tbc
John Dodd86.6Silver£13,500
C. Thomassin c.189576.0Silver£12,000
C N Bazin75.5Silver£9,000
W E Hill & Son (ex-Pleeth)76.0Silver£9,000
Samuel Allen78.8Silver£8,000
W E Hill & Sons 76.0Silver£9,000
W E Hill & Sons (Johnston)80.0Silver£8,000
W E Hill & Sons (Yeoman)78.9Silver/Tortoiseshell£7,500
A R Bultitude80.8Gold/Tortoiseshell£7,000
Matthew Wehling81.8Gold£6,410
D. Forbes Dodd copy80.0Silver£5,640
Paul Sadka80.8Silver£5,600
Roger Zabinski80.5Silver£5,600
W E Hill & Sons (Leeson)75.5Silver£5,000
Roger Zabinski82.1Silver£4,900
Christian Wanka81.0Gold£4770
E. Orman Dodd copy80.6Silver£4,700
Steve Salchow81.0SilverSold
C Hans Karl Schmidt82.4Gold£tbc
Richard Grünke83.3Gold£4,500
Malcolm Taylor83.6Gold£4,500
Victor Bernard80.9Gold£4,300
John Aniano80.5SilverSold
Bernd Etzler85.0GoldSold
Bernd Etzler81.8SilverSold
French bow73.0Silver£4,000
Robert Pierce84.6Silver£3,740
Richard Grünke80.3Silver£3,300
Christian Wanka 83.2Silver£3,130
Roy Collins86.4Gold£3,000
Bernd Etzler80.8Silver£3,000
H R Pfretzschner83.0Silver£2,750
Heinz Dölling77.8Silver£2,500
J P Bernard84.3Silver£2,060
Gunther A Paulus79.0Silver£1,700
Alfons Riedl81.0Silver£1,500
German trade bow74.0Silver£1,300
Alfred Knoll83.5Silver£1,100
Manoel Francisco83.1Silver£1,100
Jackson Fornaciari81.8Silver£1,100
Conrad Gotz 87.5Silver/Ivory£1,000
Juliano Oliveira82.2Silver£1,100
Camilo Herculano82.6Nickel£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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