Chinese pellet crossbow sinew bamboo bird hunting pellet bamboo rawhide string authentic antique

ANTIQUE CHINESE PELLET CROSSBOW

$700.00

Pellet Crossbow

Maker: Chinese

Circa: 19th Century

SKU: S230 Category:

Description

An authentic 19th century Chinese bird hunting pellet crossbow.  The stock is beautifully carved from what looks to be elm or some other hardwood.  The bow is a composite made of bamboo belly and core with a sinew backing.  It has a rawhide or sinew string, a carved antler trigger mechanism with brass pivots, and a horn rear sight.

 

Overall Length: 29.75″

Bow Width: 23″

 

Condition: All parts have a great untouched aged patina – Pellet catch/basket is broken

 

Questions: Call 801-554-5120

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