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Bow for violin

Inscription

Stamped: J. LAMY – PARIS

Provenance

By 1920s, Florence Bogosian, Cambridge, MA; 1999, gift of Bogosian to her nephew, John Cole, Kap’ua, HI; 2012, gift of Cole to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of John Cole in honor of Gabriel Calisi

late 19th century

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

Length: 74.4 cm (29 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.936

Medium or Technique

Pernambuco, ebony, nickel silver, mother-of-pearl, ivory, horsehair, leather

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Accessories