Bows for sale

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This price list was last updated on 7 May 2019

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MakerWeight (grammes)Mounting (Silver/Gold)Price
Victor Fétique 74.5Silver£17,500
John Dodd86.6Silver£13,500
James Dodd82.8Silver£12,500
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 (Johnston)80.0Silver£8,000
W E Hill & Sons 76.0Silver£tbc
W E Hill & Sons (Yeoman)78.9Silver/Tortoiseshell£7,500
L Morizot79.8Silver£tbc
Matthew Wehling81.8Gold£6,250
Roger Zabinski80.5Silver£5,500
W E Hill & Sons (Leeson)75.5Silver£5,000
Roger Zabinski82.1Silver£4,900
Christian Wanka81.0Gold£4640
Steve Salchow81.0SilverSold
Richard Grünke83.3Gold£4,500
Malcolm Taylor83.6Gold£4,500
Bernd Etzler85.0GoldSold
Victor Bernard80.9Gold£4,300
John Aniano80.5Silver£4,070
Bernd Etzler85.0Gold£4,300
Bernd Etzler81.8Silver£4,000
French bow73.0Silver£4,000
Victor Bernard81.2SilverSold
Roy Collins86.4Gold£tbc
Robert Pierce84.6Silver£3,640
Richard Grünke80.3Silver£3,300
Stephen Bristow83.3GoldSold
Christian Wanka 83.2Silver£3,070
Bernd Etzler80.8Silver£3,000
Heinz Dölling77.8gSilver£2,500
Rudolf Neudörfer82.6SilverSold
J P Bernard84.3Silver£2,000
H R Pfretzschner83.0Silver£2,750
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
Juliano Oliveira81.0NIckel£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.

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