Marco Raposo Double Bass Bow, French Style, Brazil


Beautiful French grip Marco Raposo Double Bass Bow. The Raposos are fine bow makers and an inspiration, sustainably harvesting Pernambuco in Brazil.

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Marco Raposo Double Bass Bow, French Style, Made in Brazil

Beautiful Raposo bow with French grip. Light Pernambuco straight from the source, sustainably grown and harvested. Clean overall, great stick from our friends in Espirito Santo, Brazil. Currently with chestnut hair.

Stick: Pernambuco, full octagonal facets, Marco Raposo stamp
Tip: Bone
Frog: Fully lined Ebony
Slide: Mother-of-Pearl
Ferrule: Nickel
Button: 3 Piece with Mother-of-Pearl eye
Wrap: Silver with leather grip
Weight: 130.2g
Balance Point: 8″ / 20.32cm
Total Length: 27.5″ / 69.85cm

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.

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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! If you are interested in this Marco Raposo Double Bass Bow or any other bow, please contact UB at or call the shop at +1 (860) 535-9399.

Hours of operation Tuesday through Saturday 10 am – 6 pm. The Workshop (The Barn) and showroom are located in Mystic, Connecticut conveniently between Boston and NYC.



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