A superb cello bow by Francois Xavier Tourte, ca. 1805

A superb, very rare cello bow made by Francois Xavier Tourte ca. 1805 with frog and button by Paul Martin Siefried. This is one of the most beautiful and best sounding examples of the great master’s work. The stick is strong with a remarkable, top soloist quality in every playing characteristics. The appearance and sound of this bow is marvelous and will exceed expectations of a finest player. Highly recommended for a soloist as a one of a kind in a lifetime discovery.

Certificates: Paul Childs


Francois Xavier Tourte

Country of Origin

France, Paris, France


1800 – 1850

Price Range

$100,000 and up

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