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Creator Nationality: European; Northern European; German
Creator Dates/Places: Germany
Creator Active Place: Germany
Creator Name-CRT: Germany, 1729-1732
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1729
Creation End Date: 1732
Creation Date: 1729-1732
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Armor
Classification Term: Arms
Materials and Techniques: steel, etched
Dimensions: Overall: 29.1cm
Inscriptions: inscribed with coat of arms and letters F.L.C.V.M. (Franz Ludwig Kurfurst von Mainz)
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1951.352
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William F. Wieman
Context: This crossbow was designed to throw small stones or pellets. It was for the use of a small child. Thebow string is an accurate replacement.
AMICA ID: CMA_.1951.352
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights:
Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art
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