Jean-Paul Martin German Style Double Bass Bow


German Style Double Bass Bow by Jean-Paul Martin featuring ebony frog with mother of pearl slide and eye. Beautiful Pernambuco stick with matte finish.

SKU: B-091316-02 Category:


This Jean-Paul Martin Double Bass Bow is made of Pernambuco and has a striking matte/eggshell finish. The German style frog is ebony adorned with mother of pearl slide and eye. This Jean-Paul Martin bass bow is beautifully balanced, and features a decorative black leather wrap. It is haired with high quality white horse hair.


  • Maker: Jean-Paul Martin
  • Style: German
  • Stick: Pernambuco, Octagonal
  • Frog/Button: Ebony, with Mother of Pearl Eye
  • Slide: Mother of Pearl
  • Ferrule: Silver
  • Wrap: Black Leather
  • Measurements: Length of Hair- 21″, Length of Stick- 26 3/4″, Overall Length- 29 1/8″, Balance Point- 8 1/2″
  • Weight: 134.9 gms


Purchase Trials are available for a seven-day period on bows priced $1,500 and over. Exceptions for other bows can be made by special request, depending on location, etc. For more information regarding our Purchase Trials, please call us at +1 (860) 535-9399. Bows returned from Purchase Trial subject to a 10% processing fee.


Upton Bass String Instrument Co. specializes in building award-winning custom double basses and offers accessories for the double bass. Upton Bass also services all instruments and bows of the violin family with world class restoration and repair, to view our online restoration portfolio visit

Upton Bass is ready to offer advice and answer any questions regarding double basses or related bass topics. Please contact UB at or call the shop at +1 (860) 535-9399. Hours of operation Tuesday through Saturday 10am – 6pm. The Workshop (The Barn) and showroom are located in Mystic, Connecticut conveniently between Boston and NYC.

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