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Violin bow

Tourte model head with ivory head and tip face probably not original. Round stick, square shape ivory frog with mother of pearl slider and silver ferrule. Three piece silver and ivory button, solid silver cap, large silver collar held in by two silver pins.

  • Maker:
    Dodd, John [Person]
  • Collection:
    Birmingham Conservatoire
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  • Place of production:
    London (Timezone: Europe/London)
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  • Inscriptions:Stamped “DODD” on thumb side of stick above the frog, and “DODD” on bottom of frog on finger side.
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  • Repository:Birmingham Conservatoire
  • Measurements:733mm