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Early Music Strings

Buying in quantity

  »  We prefer not to sell you just one string at a time, as this is so time consuming and inefficient on postage
  »  VAT is not applicable
  »  All the strings listed here are supplied by Bow Brand, and are made in England
  »  POA Prices available upon request (plus postage & insurance)

Postage & insurance

  »  Within the UK, Royal Mail 'Special Delivery' is used
  »  100g insured - £6.50
  »  500g (£500 insurance) - £7.50
  »  Please email for overseas quotations, and delivery times


  »  Please advise us of your preferred method of payment
  »  If paying by cheque, our address details will be supplied with our response to your enquiry
  »  Paypal / credit card payments can be made online only.  An invoice for this purpose will be emailed to you separately
  »  Customers (UK and overseas) also have the option of making payment by direct bank transfer.  If you wish to do this, please email a request for bank details

Terms and conditions

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All enquiries

  »  Please email your requirements, and Harpgear.net will advise the total cost, availability and delivery time
  »  Strings will not be dispatched before payment is received


Description Diameter mm Price £ POA
Chanterelle 0.71  
Petit Bourdon 0.91  
Gross Bourdon 1.28  

Hurdy Gurdy

Description Diameter mm Price £POA
Chanterelle 0.79  
Trompette 1.08  
Mouche 1.08  
Petit Bourdon - Wire 1.23  
Gross Bourdon - Wire 1.65  

Medieval Fiddle

Description Diameter mm Price £POA
1st String 0.50  
2nd String 0.66  
3rd String 1.16  
4th String - Wire 1.03  
5th String - Wire 1.47  

Baroque Violin

Description Diameter mm Price £POA
E 0.56  
A 0.70  
D 1.00  
G - Wire 0.80  

Treble Viol

Description Diameter mm Price £POA
1st String 0.50  
2nd String 0.66  
3rd String 0.88  
4th String 1.12  
5th String - Wire 1.03  
6th String - Wire 1.10  

Tenor Viol

Description Diameter mm Price £POA
1st String 0.60  
2nd String 0.79  
3rd String 1.08  
4th String 1.32  
5th String - Wire 1.10  
6th String - Wire 1.15  

Bass Viol

Description Diameter mm Price £POA
1st String 0.66  
2nd String 0.88  
3rd String 1.16  
4th String 1.45  
5th String - Wire 1.23  
6th String - Wire 1.47  
7th String - Wire 2.00