Maker: James Dodd Circa. 1860
City: Clerkenwell, London
Description: Stripy dramatic dark pernambuco that you often see on good John and James Dodd bows. Octagonal stick. Strong.
Playing Qualities: Nice, responsive, feels light in the hand (it is slightly short).
Mounts: Three-part silver adjuster. Frog of ebony with sweet Parisian pearl eye.
Weight: 60.6 grams
Lapping (wrap): Silver and leather
Balance Point: 262 mm
Condition: Stick excellent original ebony face. The frog has two crack repairs.
Supplied with a certificate by: Philip Brown Violins Limited