Cello Bow

Catalogue number: 10.3

Original name: Cello bow.

Maker: in the style of Dodd.

Technical description: Round stick, probably not by Dodd. Square ebony frog by Dodd (frog is typical of late John Dodd) with ormer pearl back-plate and slide.

Three piece button - gold with pearl insets. Swan head with ivory head face.

Overall size: 718mm.

Weight: 69g.

Hair length: 604mm.

Balance point: 271mm.

Head height: 27.5mm.

Head width: 12mm.

Head face length: 33mm.

Frog diameter: 13.5mm.

Frog height: 25.5mm.

Stick width: 10 - 6 mm.

Button length: 7.5mm.

Ferrule width: 8mm.

Faults: One mother of pearl inset on button missing.

Illustration references: See below.

Previous owner: E. S. Fry.

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