Bass bow

Details

  • Title

    Bass bow

  • Artist/maker

    formerly attributed to John Dodd (1752 - 1839)
  • Associated place

    London (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1815
  • Material and technique

    pernambuco, fruitwood, horsehair

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    1.24 cm stick 1/4 hair length (width)
    1.24 cm stick 1/2 hair length (width)
    1.27 cm stick 3/4 hair length (width)
    1.27 cm stick front of frog (width)
    1.28 cm stick end of stick (width)
    1.24 cm stick 1/4 hair length (height)
    1.2 cm stick 1/2 hair length (height)
    1.24 cm stick 3/4 hair length (height)
    1.24 cm stick front of frog (height)
    1.28 cm stick end of stick (height)
    65.5 cm bow overall (length)
    28.2 cm bow balance point (length)
    48.5 cm bow hair (length)
    144 g bow (weight)
    3.22 cm head (length)
    1.9 cm head (width)
    1.55 cm head hair (width)
    7.3 cm frog (length)
    6.45 cm frog (height)
    2.32 cm frog (width)
    1.65 cm frog hair (width)
    3.84 cm adjuster (length)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Mr F. W. Foddy, 1955.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1955.51

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