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Lot 30

Bill Watson Collection

A silver & tortoiseshell-mounted violin bow by W.E. Hill & Sons

London, circa 1910

round stick, the tortoiseshell frog with silver rings and pearl eyes, the tortoiseshell adjuster with two silver bands
stamped W.E. Hill & Sons on the handle
59 grams

This was Bill Watson's favourite Hill bow, made by his mentor W.C. Retford, who worked at Hills for 64 years, from 1892 to 1956.... read more

This lot contains a tortoiseshell frog and adjuster which are subject to restrictions regarding import or export. 

Lot 30

Bill Watson Collection

A silver & tortoiseshell-mounted violin bow by W.E. Hill & Sons

London, circa 1910

round stick, the tortoiseshell frog with silver rings and pearl eyes, the tortoiseshell adjuster with two silver bands
stamped W.E. Hill & Sons on the handle
59 grams

This was Bill Watson's favourite Hill bow, made by his mentor W.C. Retford, who worked at Hills for 64 years, from 1892 to 1956.

This lot contains a tortoiseshell frog and adjuster which are subject to restrictions regarding import or export. 

£4,000-6,000

GBP£4,000.00 - £6,000.00
EUR€4,480.00 - €6,720.00
AUD$7,200.00 - $10,800.00
JPY¥591,000.00 - ¥886,500.00
KRW₩5,859,520.00 - ₩8,789,280.00
CHFCHF5,040.00 - CHF7,560.00
USD$5,240.00 - $7,860.00

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This lot contains a tortoiseshell frog and adjuster which are subject to restrictions regarding import or export. 

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GBP£4,000.00 - £6,000.00
EUR€4,480.00 - €6,720.00
AUD$7,200.00 - $10,800.00
JPY¥591,000.00 - ¥886,500.00
KRW₩5,859,520.00 - ₩8,789,280.00
CHFCHF5,040.00 - CHF7,560.00
USD$5,240.00 - $7,860.00