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Crossbow of Count Ulrich V of Württemberg (1413–1480)

Attributed to Heinrich Heid von Winterthur
(probably Swiss, active Stuttgart, recorded 1453–1460)

Date: dated 1460
Geography: probably Stuttgart
Culture: German, probably Stuttgart
Medium: Wood (European hornbeam), horn, animal sinew, staghorn, birch bark, iron alloy, copper alloy, pigment
Dimensions: L. 28 1/16 in. (71.2 cm); W. 25 5/8 in. (65 cm); Wt. 6 lb. 9 oz. (2972 g)
Classification: Archery Equipment-Crossbows
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number: 04.3.36

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