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Emil Kurt Wild, violin bow, approx. 1940 - frog
Emil Kurt Wild, violin bow, approx. 1940 - frog
Emil Kurt Wild, violin bow, approx. 1940 - frog
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Provenance: Breitenbach
Maker: Emil Kurt Wild
Weight: 57.9 g
Year: approx. 1940
Tone: Clear, dark
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German violin bow, stamped K. Wild

This German quality violin bow is a good work of craftsmanship from Markneukirchen, that was very likely made by Emil Kurt Wild (1896-1976) in Breitenbach/Saxony, as the stamp „K. WILD“ indicates. The round stick is quite strong and was made of beautiful pernambuco wood. The nickel mounted ebony frog has rounded edges and a green-white shimmering mother-of-pearl slide and light mother-of-pearl eyes; the head is crafted after a typical pattern and demonstrates best craftsmanship from the Markneukirchen region, that is one of the most renowned places of bow making worldwide. With a balance-point that is measured at 26.0 cm of 74.7 cm total length and sensed very well-centered, the bow features good playing qualities and produces a clear and dark sound, full of an interesting, "adult" character.

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