Silver mounted German violin bow, 1950's, Markneukirchen

This good quality silver mounted violin bow was made approx. 1950 in Markneukirchen, Saxony, a skilled work that was made of attractive light-brown pernambuco wood. The delicate round stick features elasticity and plays rather softly. The elegant head is finely carved, the fine silver-mounted ebony frog has a slide of greenish mother-of-pearl, that is typical for Markneukirchen bow making. The percieved balance point is in the upper half of the stick, the measured balance point is at 25.8 cm of the total length of 74.5 cm. A...

This good quality silver mounted violin bow was made approx. 1950 in Markneukirchen, Saxony, a skilled work that was made of attractive light-brown pernambuco wood. The delicate round stick features elasticity and plays rather softly. The elegant head is finely carved, the fine silver-mounted ebony frog has a slide of greenish mother-of-pearl, that is typical for Markneukirchen bow making. The percieved balance point is in the upper half of the stick, the measured balance point is at 25.8 cm of the total length of 74.5 cm. A recommendable, medium to soft violin bow, that is forgiving at play and features a bright, warm sound of character.

€ 950.00
approx. $ 1,035.50
Inventory no.
B873
Provenance
Markneukirchen
Year
1950 circa
Tone
bright
Weight
58.6 g
German violin bow from Marknekirchen, 1950's, ebony frog
German violin bow from Marknekirchen, 1950's, pernambuco tip
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