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    can you ID this crossbow?

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    Post by stuckinthemud1 Sun Aug 04, 2019 8:18 am

    Hi Guys,
    I found this image on a well known clipboarding site, can anyone identify it?  I'd love to see photos of the rest of it.

    can you ID this crossbow? Bd064402a84cc049f4a3bd3ddb0437d19082861969798398948
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    Post by OrienM Sun Aug 04, 2019 9:27 am

    can you ID this crossbow? 2362501995_eab315bab8_b

    This one, in the Higgins Armory collection?

    EDIT: No, that's not quite right...
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    Post by Geezer Sun Aug 04, 2019 3:10 pm

    Probably Germanic/central European, 15th century, horn/sinew prod.  Geezer.
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    Post by stuckinthemud1 Sun Aug 04, 2019 4:04 pm

    Thanks both, Orion nailed it, I think, the figure is the same on both images.

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