Violin bow by S. Trindade, Brazil, 2022

Violin bow by S. Trindade, Brazil, 2022

About Trindade and L'archet Brasil

This bow was made by Trindade for L'archet Brasil, the leading bow company which commissions work from master makers in Brazil. The bows are all handmade by individual archetiers before being distributed by the firm all across the world. The company has developed an excellent reputation for its focus on sustainability: their work in developing excellent alternatives to pernambuco is of particular note. These bows are selected by us in conjunction with our Head of Workshop. We assess the bows for both quality and playing characteristics, selecting the best for sale.

About the bow

This cello bow is made of ipe, a Brazilian hardwood which is very dense. Ipe offers an excellent alternative to pernambuco at an affordable price.

The bow weighs 60 grams and the mounts are of nickel and ebony. The stick measures 725 mm in length and is round in cross section.

How does it sound?

This violin bow has a medium to strong stick and makes a bright, zingy sound. It is well-balanced and works well off the string.


The bow is in original mint condition.

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