German cello bow with Leon Pique stamp
German cello bow head
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German cello bow, 1920s, active and strong

This fine German master cello bow with a horn frog was crafted around 1920 in Markneukirchen. A cello bow that is highly active and tense at play, with excellent bounce properties. Due to its well-balanced weight distribution and a sensend balance point that is well centered, slightly shifted towards the frog, it features excellent playing properties and lies perfectly in the hand. The measured balance-point is at 24.5 cm, including the adjuster; the total weight is 82.6 g. The highly tense round stick was made of quality fernambuk wood. This fine cello bow offered here features an elegantly designed head and a silver...

This fine German master cello bow with a horn frog was crafted around 1920 in Markneukirchen. A cello bow that is highly active and tense at play, with excellent bounce properties. Due to its well-balanced weight distribution and a sensend balance point that is well centered, slightly shifted towards the frog, it features excellent playing properties and lies perfectly in the hand. The measured balance-point is at 24.5 cm, including the adjuster; the total weight is 82.6 g. The highly tense round stick was made of quality fernambuk wood. This fine cello bow offered here features an elegantly designed head and a silver mounted horn frog - the perfectly preserved, tasteful work of a skilled and experienced master. The sound is bright and powerful.

€ 1,800.00
approx. $ 2,016.00
Inventory no.
B929
Maker
Unkown
Provenance
Germany
Year
circa 1950
Tone
strong, strong
Weight
76.5 g