Lot 13: An English Gold-Mounted Violin Bow by James Tubbs, London circa 1890
Result Price + Premium
£3,000 - £5,000
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Round stick. The chased gold mounts. Victor Flechter was a New York dealer wrongly accused of stealing the 1725 'Duke of Cambridge' Stradivarius violin.
This bow was reportedly the property of the violinist Josef Suk, Prague 1929-2011.
Stamped: Flechter New York
by James Tubbs
Stick good, one pin crack to back of head, pin damage to point, frog and button good, but thumb projection significantly filed away *