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Crossbow of Ulrich V of Württemberg, dated 1460
Attributed to Heinrich Heid von Winterthur (German/Swiss)
Wood, iron, copper alloy, ivory, horn, tendon, birch bark, traces of polychromy
Rogers Fund, 1904 (04.3.36)
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