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    Description

    17th Century Continental Crossbow.
    With robust steel bow retained by steel wedge and with string of twisted cords, plain wood and steel tiller (old repairs) of rectangular section with turned hardwood butt. Iron and brass mounts. 8-inch serpentine steel string release. Sold together with a wood and steel cocking mechanism and rare 16-inch bolt with carved wood stabilizer and steel point.

    Condition: Very good to fine for this model. Stock with worm holes. Crack in wood forward of trigger housing. Old repairs to stock. Bow, bolt and cocking device are fine with age wear and patina.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    14th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

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