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Lot 31

Bill Watson Collection

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

London, circa 1945-1950

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
56 grams

The stick of this bow was made by Albert Leeson (1903-1946) and must have remained in the Hill shop for a few years before Bill Watson m... read more

This lot contains a tortoiseshell frog and adjuster which are subject to restrictions regarding import or export. Article 10 license 588979/01

Lot 31

Bill Watson Collection

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

London, circa 1945-1950

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
56 grams

The stick of this bow was made by Albert Leeson (1903-1946) and must have remained in the Hill shop for a few years before Bill Watson made a frog for it. Once the bow was complete it was stamped with the date 1950 and sold.

This lot contains a tortoiseshell frog and adjuster which are subject to restrictions regarding import or export. Article 10 license 588979/01

£3,000-5,000

GBP£3,000.00 - £5,000.00
EUR€3,360.00 - €5,600.00
AUD$5,400.00 - $9,000.00
JPY¥443,250.00 - ¥738,750.00
KRW₩4,394,640.00 - ₩7,324,400.00
CHFCHF3,780.00 - CHF6,300.00
USD$3,930.00 - $6,550.00

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Endangered species

This lot contains a tortoiseshell frog and adjuster which are subject to restrictions regarding import or export. Article 10 license 588979/01

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GBP£3,000.00 - £5,000.00
EUR€3,360.00 - €5,600.00
AUD$5,400.00 - $9,000.00
JPY¥443,250.00 - ¥738,750.00
KRW₩4,394,640.00 - ₩7,324,400.00
CHFCHF3,780.00 - CHF6,300.00
USD$3,930.00 - $6,550.00