The present was wrapped in gold paper and tied with a big red bow.
He saw a big black bow [o]n the handle of the door. (First Certificate in English; B2; Greek)
a bow and arrows
The bow was very beautiful and there were some letters on [it]: Artemis. He could not believe it, he had the bow of Artemis. (First Certificate in English; B2; Chinese)
a violin bow
The feeling was, moreover, enhanced by his unique style, as for instance [with] the guitar solo on "Dazed and confused", played with a violin bow. (Certificate of Proficiency in English; C2; French)