This silver-mounted English cello bow was made at the workshops of W. E. Hill & Sons. It is stamped HILL, is in very good condition and weighs 75g

Materials:

 

Stick: pernambuco (Paubrasilia echinata)

Mounts: silver, ebony (Diospyros spp)

Pearl: white mother of pearl (Pinctada maxima)

Thumb band: kangaroo leather (Macropus giganteus)

Lapping: whalebone (Balaena spp)

Face: silver