Double Bass Bow by Manoel Francisco
Manoel Francisco has worked as a bow maker since 1995. A highly-experienced bow maker, he worked for 10 years as a quality control supervisor for Water Violet Bows. Manoel maintains a studio close to Vitoria-ES Brazil. Manoel never stopped working as a bow maker. In July 2005 Manoel had an opportunity to join L’archet Brasil for a special edition, with exclusive crafting capacity. He is without a doubt one of the best bow makers in Brazil. His bows are known around the world for their playability and beauty. Beautiful finishing and amazing craftsmanship are hallmarks of a Manoel Francisco bow. His bows are definitely one of the top pernambuco bows made in Brazil.
Full Name:Manoel Ribeiro Francisco
Years of Experience:Since 1995
Work History:Water Violet Bows / L’Archet Brasil /
Stamps:M. FRANCISCO / MANOEL FRANCISCO / C. F. RIBEIRO /
The round stick of a orange-brown colour. Silver mounted snakewood frog inlaid with Parisian eye. Three part silver adjuster inlaid with pearl eye.
Stamped ‘M Francisco’ on the shaft
- Weight 136.6 grams
Condition as new