Search:
corilon violins
pId2
Fine Silver mounted viola bow, probably England, c.1920 - frog
Fine Silver mounted viola bow, probably England, c.1920 - frog
Fine Silver mounted viola bow, probably England, c.1920 - head
Fine Silver mounted viola bow, probably England, c.1920 - head
Inventory No.: B1065
Provenance: Probably England
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 65.2 g
Year: approx. 1920

Fine old viola bow, silver, probably England, c.1920

The fine, unstamped viola bow presented here features finest quality, desirable playing properties and an unusually powerful, clear and war, sound. It is probably an English piece of work that was made in approximately 1920. Its weight distribution is strikingly good, with a balance point that feels broad and centrally positioned thanks to the round, tense, strong and reactive stick of pernambuco, a silver-mounted frog with an elegant three-piece button and a finely crafted attractive head. The impressive Pearl eye on the frog is an ornament serves as a tribute to the great French bow making tradition. This fine viola bow is also ideal for sophisticated and professinal musicians and creates a pleasantly powerful, clear, noble and warm sound.

Share it, make it social


New arrivals in our catalogue
  • Attractive Bohemian / Czech violin,  approx. 1920
  • Modern handmade Markneukirchen violin, approx. 1980
  • Antique French violin from Mirecourt, approx. 1900
  • German Violin by Braun & Hauser München, approximately 1900
  • Fine violin by Ernst Heinrich Roth, 1962 (certificate E. H. Roth)
  • Antique French Mirecourt violin, c.1880 after J. B., Vuillaume - warm, sweet tone
  • 19th century French violin, approx. 1880
  • German quality violin, Mittenwald style
  • H. Emile Blondelet, old French violin, No. 235, made 1924
  • WORKED OVER AND IMPROVED: Johann Georg Schönfelder: fine Markneukirchen violin, c1790
  • Rare "Ritter viola", viola alta, Markneukirchen, c.1910
  • Excellent sounding old Markneukirchen violin, approx. 1940
  • 3/4 - fine French 3/4 violin from Mirecourt, approx. 1880
  • Rare 5 string viola, masterpiece by Louis Dölling Jr., Markneukirchen, 1932
  • 3/4 - attractive old 1950's Markneukirchen 3/4 violin
  • Bubenreuth violin, Bernd Dimbarth No. 64
  • Ernst Heinrich Roth, 1922: Markneukirchen, master violin after Guarnerius
  • Giulio Cesare Gigli, fine 18th century Italian violin, approx. 1760 (certificate Etienne Vatelot)
  • Violin op. 13 by Alajos Werner, Budapest, 1910
  • German student violin, approx. 1940
  • Master violin of unknown origin, c.1960/1970, Galimberti copy
  • Powerful 1930's Markneukirchen violin, Guarnerius model - birdseye maple
  • Good Mittenwald violin, Johann Reiter 1961
  • Antique Hopf violin of Klingenthal, approx. 1840