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Silver-mounted Violin Bow, H.R. Pfretzschner

Auction:
3170B
Lot:
172
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 3170B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 11, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Silver-mounted Violin Bow, H.R. Pfretzschner, the octagonal stick stamped H.R.PFRETZSCHNER, the frog stamped faintly with the maker's mark, weight 63.1 grams.

Provenance: The collection of Jerry Weene.
Estimate $800-1,200

Repairs to frog, repair to tip plate, wear to handle, frog from another bow by same maker.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Jerry Weene, Baroque instruments, Bow, Bowed strings, Maker's Mark, Music, String section, Violin

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