Double bass bow by Paesold

Object type
musical accessory
Description
Double bass bow with a Pernambuco wood round stick. The German-style frog and button are made of ebony. The frog has a mother-of pearl slide, a silver ferrule and a silver underslide. A nickel thread wrapping and a black thumb leather protect the handle. A plastic face protects the bow tip.

'R.PAESOLD' is stamped onto the handle, above the centre of the frog.
Artist/Maker
Classification
woodwork
Technique
carved (woodwork)
Material
Pernambuco wood, ebony, mother-of-pearl, silver, nickel, plastic
Object type
Type Length Width Height Diameter Unit (length)
Total length 759 mm
Height 53.7 mm
Weight
Accession No
2013.20

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