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    Link to pics of a private collection!

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    Rizzar
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    Link to pics of a private collection!

    Post by Rizzar on Sun Mar 03, 2013 1:10 am

    Don´t know whether it is known or not.
    Anyway here is a link to vikingsword.com with a thread about a private crossbow collection which seems to me very worthy to have a look at.
    Especially the cranequins (I never saw any with their "Zeigeblättchen" (spanning indicators) between the claws before) are more than impressive.

    http://www.vikingsword.com/vb/showthread.php?t=7457

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    Re: Link to pics of a private collection!

    Post by ferdinand on Sun Mar 03, 2013 2:21 am

    Incredible.... Thanks for sharing!
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    Re: Link to pics of a private collection!

    Post by jds6 on Sun Mar 03, 2013 7:05 am

    Awesome, thanks for the link!



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    Re: Link to pics of a private collection!

    Post by chaz on Sun Mar 03, 2013 6:49 pm

    Wonderful ! The cranequins and crossbows and bolts are not only artifacts but works of art. The metal work , etching and engraving ........ 'can hardly believe they could do it in those times ......... fascinating. Thanks

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