Lot 199: A Gold and Ivory-Mounted Viola Bow by W. E. Hill & Sons, circa 1930
Result Price + Premium
£4,000 - £6,000
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VAT & Import Tax
20% buyers premium only
Octagonal stick. The stick by William Grieve Johnston, the frog by Albert Leeson
Stamped: W. E. Hill & Sons. Further stamped under frog: W 37 England
Very good throughout with some wear to the handle. *
This bow is Illustrated in 'Arthur Bultitude and the Hill Tradition' by Richard Saddler, London 2000, page: 221, plate: 33, a copy of which is sold with this bow.
Subject to CITES regulations when exporting items outside the EU.
This lot contains or is made of ivory. The United States Government has banned the import of any ivory into the USA.