Bow for kit.
Technical description: The octagonal, concave, pernambuco (?) stick ends in a modern head with an ivory headface. The bow has an open, screw-mechanism, rounded ivory frog.Weight: 31 (without button).Hair length: 356.Balance point: 158.5.Head height: 22.35.Head width: 10.0.Face length: 21.75 (tip chipped off).Tip diameter: 6.2.Frog diameter: 7.8.Period of oscillation: 1.09.Distance from pivot to tail: 54.0.Ferrule width: 10.8.Frog + stick height: 24.4.Frog top length: 41.85.
Late 18th or early 19thcentury
Probably John Dodd workshop
University of Edinburgh
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- Measurements:435.5 (button missing, but screw intact).
- View the original record:https://collections.ed.ac.uk/mimed/record/15547