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Three Books on Bows

Auction:
3109T
Lot:
1204
Sold for:
$172$140

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 3109T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 14, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Three Books on Bows, Retford, William C., Bows and Bow Makers; Ealing Strings, The Retford Centenary Exhibition; and Saint-George, Henry, The Bow: Its History, Manufacture and Use.

Provenance: The estate of Stanley Benson.
Estimate $50-100


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Keywords

Stanley Benson, Bows Makers, Bow, Design, Luthiers, Music, Retford, Retford family, W.E. Hill & Sons

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