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
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.
$2,400 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
74 grams; length: 74.7 cm; balance point: 24.5 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