Crossbow

A work made of steel, iron, horn, bone, staghorn, birch bark, cherrywood, and hemp fiber.
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  • A work made of steel, iron, horn, bone, staghorn, birch bark, cherrywood, and hemp fiber.

Date:

1460/90

Artist:

German

About this artwork

On View

Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 239

Title

Crossbow

Origin

Europe

Date

1440–1510

Medium

Steel, iron, horn, bone, staghorn, birch bark, cherrywood, and hemp fiber

Dimensions

14 × 78.1 × 76.8 cm (5 1/2 × 30 3/4 × 30 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.3069

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