Cello Bows For Sale

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This price list was updated on 2 January 2020

MakerWeight (grammes)Mounting (Silver/Gold)Price
Victor Fétique 74.0Silver£17,500
F N Voirin76.2Silver£15,000
John Dodd86.6Silver£13,500
C. Thomassin c.189576.0Silver£12,000
David Samuels81.5Silver£8,120
Samuel Allen78.8Silver£8,000
W E Hill & Sons (Johnston)80.0Silver£8,000
W E Hill & Sons (Yeoman) c.191578.9S/Tortoiseshell£7,500
A R Bultitude80.8G/Tortoiseshell£7,000
C H K Schmidt82.4Gold£7,000
Matthew Wehling81.8Gold£6,410
David Forbes80.0Silver£5,640
Roger Zabinski80.5SilverSold
W E Hill & Sons (Leeson)75.5Silver£5,000
Roger Zabinski82.1Silver£4,900
Bernd Etzler80.2Silver£4,500
Victor Bernard80.9GoldSold
Christian Wanka81.0Gold£4,770
Evan Orman80.6Silver£4,770
John Aniano79.1Silver£4,700
John Aniano83.7Silver£4,270
Bernd Etzler81.1Silver£3,800
Bernd Etzler80.0Silver£3,800
Robert Pierce84.6SilverSold
Richard Grünke80.3Silver£3,300
Christian Wanka 83.2Silver£3,130
Herbert Wanka82.0Silver£3,130
Bernd Etzler81.6Silver£3,000
Bernd Etzler81.9Silver£3,000
Josef Gabriel81.4Silver£2,990
H R Pfretzschner83.0Silver£2,750
J P Bernard84.3Silver£2,060
Gunther A Paulus79.0Silver£1,700
Alfons Riedl81.0Silver£1,500
German trade bow74.0Silver£1,300
Jackson Fornaciari81.8Silver£1,150
Juliano Oliveira82.2Silver£1,150
Conrad Gotz 87.5Silver/Ivory£1,000

Alfred Knoll83.5Silver£950
J C Ramos80.6Nickel£900
Luan Ruy81.1Nickel£900
Juliano Oliveira81.0Nickel£900

We are active supporters of the IPCI, the International Pernambuco Conservation Initiative.  We donate 1% 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 

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