bows by Sydney Yeoman
Started work in the case department in 1885, then moved on to bows and was apprentice to William Napier.
Volunteered for the army in 1914, and returned a different man, shell shocked and broken.
He became diabetic and lost an eye, eventually in 1930 took charge of the less experienced bow makers.
His bows for Hill have a single nick in the lower mortise
W E HILL & SONS, violin bow by Sydney Yeoman c1890
W E HILL & SONS, violin bow by Sydney Yeoman c1930
W E HILL & SONS, viola bow by Sydney Yeoman, c1927
H & S, viola bow by Sydney Yeoman
W E HILL & SONS, violin bow Sydney Yeoman, c1930
W E HILL & SONS, Sydney Yeoman
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