Double Bass Bow in the Dragonetti Style
Catalogue number: 10.10
Original name: Double bass bow in the Dragonetti style.
Maker: School of Dodd, c1850.
Technical description: Round stick. Wooden frog with sloped heel, with German silver ferrule. Small mother-of-pearl eyes.
Overall size: 697mm.
Hair length: 507mm.
Balance point: 270mm.
Head width: 17mm.
Head face length: 33mm (not straight bent head face).
Frog diameter: 19.5 – 19mm.
Frog height: 74mm.
Stick width: 16 – 12mm.
Button length: 23mm.
Ferrule width: 14mm.
Inscription: “B.M.I 649” on stick over frog.
Illustration references: See below.
Previous owner: E. S. Fry.