The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Stone-bow
  • Stone-bow
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • c. 1560 - c. 1600
  • Steel, walnut, antler and cord, engraved
  • Length: 77.5 cm
    Length: 57.7 cm, span of bow
    Weight: 4.41 kg
  • Maker's mark: 'HSB' with a bird below Stamped
    Inscription: 'G. S.' Engraved
  • A1050
  • European Armoury III
Further Reading
  • Mann, James G., Wallace Collection Catalogues: European Arms and Armour Volume II, London: The Wallace Collection 1962
    Norman, A. V. B., Wallace Collection Catalogues: European Arms and Armour Supplement, London: The Trustees of the Wallace Collection, 1986