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Crossbow (Halbe Rüstung) with Cranequin (Winder)
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probably German, possibly Saxony; cranequin, probably German
Crossbow (Halbe Rüstung) with Cranequin (Winder)
Work Type
Crossbow with cranequin (winder)
Archery Equipment-Crossbows
crossbow, ca. 1575-1650; cranequin dated 1562
possibly Saxony
Steel, wood (fruitwood, probably cherry and plum), staghorn, copper alloy, hemp, wool
crossbow, L. 24 3/16 in. (63 cm); W. 23 7/16 in. (59.5 cm); Wt. 8 lb. 7 oz. (3,775 g); cranequin, L. 13 3/4 in. (34.8 cm); W. 4 1/8 in. (10.4 cm); Wt. 5 lb. 11 oz. (2,567 g).
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
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