Object Title

Crossbow

Crossbow

Date

1601-1630

Object Number

XI.18

Physical Description

Similar in construction to XI.16 (q.v.) but much smaller. The lever is stamped with a mark; lever and stock bar lightly engraved with scale and foliate patterns. Wooden cheek is stock inlaid with four plaques of bone, one missing. The cord is preserved. The backsight and foresight are missing.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 446 mm (17.6 in), span: 305 mm (12 in) Weight: 2 lb 2 oz

Associations

Places Germany