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Carter No.: 047

Handlist description: Ebony bedstead

Card/Transcription No.: 047-4

Sticks etc. on Bed 47

6 pairs of compound bows, each pair wrapped in cloth. 1 ordinary bow, loose 4 sticks with 'captive' crooks. 2 plain sticks Bundle of arrows in a quiver Bundle of thin sticks 1 loose arrow.


Card no. 047-4 relating to Carter no. 047
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