Technical description: The round, concave, pernambuco stick ends in a rounded modern head with an ivory headface and ebony headface lining. The screw-mechanism, squared (without sharp corners) ebony frog has mother-of-pearl decorative eyes, a mother-of-pearl slide, a rounded metal ferrule, a nickel heelplate, and a nickel underslide. The ebony button has two nickel rings and is octagonal with a rim. The bottom edges of the frog are rounded. Weight: 72g. Hair length: 606mm. Balance point: 259mm. Head height: 28.4mm. Head width: 10.9mm. Face length: 29.1mm. Tip diameter: 7.2mm. Frog diameter: 9.8mm. Nipple range: 1.0 to 1.2. Period of oscillation: 1.38. Distance from pivot to tail: 73.05mm. Button length: 18.0mm. Ferrule width: 14.6mm. Frog + stick height: 31.7mm. Frog top length: 50.0mm. Repair History: Some attempt has been made to repair the headface and/or crack in the stick as there is glue dripped on the bow.
kd; brenda neece, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2004.
L.G. Langwill, father of donor.; Gift of J. Rasch, 1983.