R. Kim Tipper & Associates Fine Violins
RKTV Contact Info: 1111 Esquimalt Road, Victoria, British Columbia, V9A 3N5, Canada, 250-595-5593, sales@tipper-violins.com
 
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REID HUDSON Flag of Canada
71.5 grams; length: 73.9 cm; balance point: 24 cm from the adjuster. Octagonal pernambucco stick with ivory tip face and gold wire grip. Gold mounted ebony frog with mother of pearl slide and Parisian eye. Divided gold and ebony adjuster. See www.reidhudson.com.
$6,000 Bow Frog
REID HUDSON Flag of Canada
70 grams; length: 74.4 cm; balance point: 25 cm from the adjuster. Round pernambucco stick with ivory tip face and silver wire grip. Silver mounted ebony frog with mother of pearl slide and Parisian eye. Silver adjuster. See www.reidhudson.com.
$4,000 Bow Frog
REID HUDSON Flag of Canada
69.5 grams; balance point: 25 cm. A new viola bow from Reid Hudson of Duncan, BC. This bow has a strong octagonal stick of reddish pernambucco and a silver wire grip. The silver mounted ebony frog is decorated with a large mother of pearl dot. The divided adjuster is of silver and ebony. See www.reidhudson.com.
$4,000 Bow Frog
REID HUDSON Flag of Canada
70.5 grams; length: 73.8 cm; balance point: 25.5 cm from the adjuster. This bow was made circa 1985 by Reid Hudson and is being sold in very good condition by its original owner. The round stick of orange-brown pernambuco wood has a silver tip face and a silver wire grip. See www.reidhudson.com.
$2,800 Bow Frog
H  S Flag of Canada
70 grams; balance point: 24.5 cm. This student bow by Reid Hudson has a strong octagonal pernambucco stick of red-brown wood with an ivory tip face and silver wire grip. The silver mounted ebony frog has a mother of pearl slide and dot. The divided adjuster is of silver and ebony.
$2,200 Bow Frog
J. MURRAY VICTORIA Flag of Canada
78 grams; balance point: 26 cm. John Murray is a well known local player, repairer and instrument and bow maker. He was a student of Frank Henderson of Seattle. This silver mounted viola bow dates from about 2000 and has a heavy and strong octagonal stick with a silver tip face. It is in excellent condition.
$1,000 Bow Frog