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Carter No.: 048i(2)

Handlist description: Compound bow with bark decoration

Card/Transcription No.: 048i

48 (i) Two compound bows tied up in cloth.

These were bound with a strip of linen 13.5 wide, wound round & round the two bows, & lightly tied with a single knot at one end.

One of the bows (1) was a double one with bound captives at either end. The other (2) was an ordinary compound bow.

Card no. 048i relating to Carter no. 048i(2)
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