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    Bone Inlaid and Iron Mounted Crossbow. Of Victorian or later form. Steel bow retained by cords, flat bow irons. Heavy iron stirrup of simple design. Inlet with crude iron mounts and bone inlays scattered thru. The table with 12-inch groove. Faceted iron trigger. Overall length: 35-inches. The tiller with a round pommel butt with bone inlay. Together with one steel arrow with 7-inch wooden shaft. A nice late example for display purposes or reenacting.

    Condition: Fair to good as configured. Dark patina to metal parts with moderate surface rust and pitting. Wood ok with various scuffs, marks and wear. Cords in poor condition. Appears to work. Cords were not pulled and cocked.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2014
    8th Sunday
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