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Outcurved wooden bow with horsehair string for caucasian fiddle.

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bow
2012.133.2
Musical Instruments

1 item (description level: part)
Broad category
Bow
Additional names, titles, or classifications
object name:  bow

Place
Russian Federation (Europe), Eastern Europe, Europe
Additional place information
made: probably Russian Federation (Europe) 

Materials & techniques
wood; horsehair
Additional material & technique information
material: wood (overall)
material: horsehair (overall)
Measurements
overall: 623 mm x 23 mm x 7 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 5 mm x 650 mm x 25 mm
overall: 623 mm x 23 mm x 7 mm

Provenance
previous owner:  Russian Cathedral Church of the Dormition and All Saints  sale circa 1975
donor:  Clapham, Stan  purchase circa 1995 - gift 2012-09-20
donor:  Clapham, R. Ingrid  purchase circa 1995 - gift 2012-09-20

Further reading
Vertkov, K. 1963. Atlas musikalnick instrumentov narodov SSSR. Moskva: Gosudarstvennoe muzykal'noe izdatel'stvo, 103, 513 (discusses similar)
Vertkov, K. 1963. Atlas musikalnick instrumentov narodov SSSR. Moskva: Gosudarstvennoe muzykal'noe izdatel'stvo, 105, 517 (discusses similar)

Related objects
part of fiddle; bow (2012.133)
Related subjects
object name: bows
material: horsehair
material: wood

Record created 2002-04-23 by JCORT
Record last updated 2016-10-04 by XGVIEWS

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