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    Sale 2033

    Fine Musical Instruments

    10 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 226

    PARTIALLY FRANÇOIS XAVIOR TOURTE

    A COMPOSITE SILVER-MOUNTED VIOLIN BOW, PARIS, CIRCA 1825 AND LATER

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    PARTIALLY FRANÇOIS XAVIOR TOURTE
    A COMPOSITE SILVER-MOUNTED VIOLIN BOW, PARIS, CIRCA 1825 AND LATER
    The later round stick unstamped which has been married to the ebony frog with pearl eye and the silver and ebony adjuster with pearl eye, weight 56 grams (2)


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    Sold with a letter of certification, Vidoudez, Geneva, June 6, 1942; along with bill of sale of the same date