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Cello Bow

Cello Bow

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Description (Brief)
This bow was made by an unknown maker in France, around 1870-1875. It is a cello bow made of pernambuco. Accessioned with violoncello (Cat. 1981.0289.01)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bow
date made
1870-1875
place made
France
Physical Description
pernambuco (overall material)
metal (overall material)
horsehair (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11/16 in x 1 1/2 in x 29 1/8 in; 1.74625 cm x 3.81 cm x 73.9775 cm
ID Number
1981.0289.02
catalog number
1981.0289.02
accession number
1981.0289
Credit Line
Gift of Charlotte V. Bergen
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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