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Sponsored by Ingles & Hayday:

On 24th March at Sotheby’s in London, Ingles & Hayday will auction the bow collection of Bill Watson. Watson, who died in 2018, was one of the leading British bow makers of the 20th century. His collection includes many fine English bows, including a ‘Birthday’ bow by James Tubbs, four bows by the Dodd family, and superlative examples of the Hill workshop.

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