The string is not included because it's used and vintage, I recommend all buyers get a new string for there bow and the only way I can make sure they do is to not include one! Very rare find in Left hand! The item "Vintage BEAUTY Bear Archery 1963 Dogleg KODIAK ROSEWOOD 40# 60 Recurve Bow LH" is in sale since Sunday, August 4, 2019. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Outdoor Sports\Archery\Bows\Recurve".The seller is "lure100" and is located in Rose City, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States.