Crossbow

A work made of steel, walnut, staghorn, bovine horn, bone, silk fiber, and hemp.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steel, walnut, staghorn, bovine horn, bone, silk fiber, and hemp.

Date:

1732

Artist:

German, Dresden
Master I.G.H. (Johann Gottfried Hänisch the Elder)

About this artwork

On View

Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 239

Title

Crossbow

Origin

Dresden

Date

1725–1735

Medium

Steel, walnut, staghorn, bovine horn, bone, silk fiber, and hemp

Dimensions

12.7 × 62.2 × 59.7 cm (5 × 24 1/4 × 23 1/2 in.) Wt. 9 lbs. 4 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.3078

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