Name also appears in very faint letters between frog and screw. It may say Germany but hard to see.
Thus, we can not confirm country of origin. Based on research, Tourte bows were made in Germany and France. Weighs 1.9 ounces or 54 grams. Cap on end of screw may be missing based on research found online.
No cracks or splits on wood. Some tarnish on brass metal parts of frog. Review photos for full details and to confirm stated condition. Pics are vital part of description to show fine details and any flaws. Zoom in to enlarge areas to view close-up.More pics of specific areas can be sent for review. Thank you for your interest in this super awesome item! Request must be made at checkout.
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Our small family business operates everyday to offer vintage, unique, & collectible merchandise. It's nice to see pre-owned items find a new home for re-use or re-purpose. In the big picture, we're helping preserve these treasures & the great history they hold from becoming extinct. We are also helping the planet by reducing the tons of "stuff" dumped into landfills that makes pollution. Let's keep it green!The item "Vintage 4/4 Signed TOURTE Round 29 Violin Bow Mother of Pearl Accent Germany" is in sale since Thursday, February 6, 2020. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\String\Orchestral\Violins". The seller is "giasvintageshop" and is located in Middletown, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Uruguay, Russian federation.