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Silver-mounted Swiss viola bow by Johannes S. Finkel, 68g



Stick: pernambuco (Paubrasilia echinata)

Mounts: silver, ebony (Diospyros spp)

Pearl: pink/green abalone (Haliotis spp)

Thumb band: kangaroo leather (Macropus giganteus)

Lapping: silver

Face: mammoth ivory (Mammuthus primigenius)

Johannes S Finkel was born in 1947 and was trained by his father Siegfried.

Recently retired, Johannes has worked with some of the world's leading violin dealers including J&A Beare

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