The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Crossbow
  • Crossbow
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • 17th century
  • Steel, wool, antler, cow's horn, cord and ivory, engraved and inlaid
  • Length: 78.7 cm
    Length: 60.9 cm, span of bow
    Width: 5.5 cm
  • Maker's mark
  • A1041
  • European Armoury III
History
Further Reading
  • Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.