This silver-mounted violin bow was made by Tim Baker in 2007 and is in very good condition. It weighs 62g

Tim Baker is one of the world's most respected bow makers. He trained at the workshops of W. E. Hill & Sons before making bows on his own account. He regularly runs bow making courses and judges on international panels at bow making competitions



Stick: pernambuco (Paubrasilia echinata)

Mounts: silver, ebony (Diospyros spp)

Pearl: ormer (Haliotis tuberculata)

Thumb band: kangaroo leather (Macropus giganteus)

Lapping: silver tinsel and silk

Face: bone (Bos indicus)