Cranequin (Winder) for a Crossbow

A work made of steel, iron with gilding, wood, and cord.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steel, iron with gilding, wood, and cord.

Date:

1570/80 with a mid–17th century decoration

Artist:

German, Nuremberg

About this artwork

On View

Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 239

Title

Cranequin (Winder) for a Crossbow

Origin

Nuremberg

Date

1570–1580

Medium

Steel, iron with gilding, wood, and cord

Dimensions

L. (open) 61 cm (24 in.)

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.3079

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