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European, possibly British
ca. 1475–1525
China
Roman
286–305 CE or 306/7–308/9
probably French, possibly Paris
ca. 1850–90
probably British, possibly London
ca. 1600–1625
probably Belgian or Dutch
tiller of crossbow, mid-18th century; bow, probably 19th century; windlass, ca. 1600–1750
Japanese
ca. 1615–1868
German
16th century
European
16th century
Chinese
probably 19th century
Central European, possibly Austria
ca. 1425–75
European, possibly German
probably 16th century
Roman
ca. 3rd–4th century CE
German, possibly Saxony
ca. 1575–1650
German, Dresden
1728
European, possibly German
probably 16th century
Tibetan
17th–18th century
crossbow, Spanish, possibly Madrid; lever, probably Spanish
crossbow, ca. 1540–60 and later; spanning lever, probably first half of the 16th century
Japanese
ca. 1615–1868
Italian
16th century
Western European, probably Spanish
16th century
German or Austrian
late 15th century
Indian, Assam
19th century
German
ca. 1600–1650
European, possibly German
probably 16th or 17th century
German, probably Dresden
ca. 1735–50
Spanish, possibly Valencia or Toledo; lever possibly Madrid
crossbow, ca. 1540–60; spanning lever, ca. 1525–75
probably German, possibly Saxony; cranequin, probably German
crossbow, ca. 1575–1650; cranequin dated 1562
Central European; German or Austrian
probably late 15th or early 16th century
Tibetan or Mongolian
15th–17th century
Indian, Assam
19th century
German
17th century
Roman
ca. 3rd–4th century CE
Chinese
5th century BCE–1st century CE
Japanese
17th century
China
Italian or possibly Southern German
probably 1550–1600
German
17th century
Probably Italian
probably 17th or 18th century, with later modifications
Johann Gottfried Hänisch the Elder
crossbow, ca. 1720–30; winder, ca. 1575–1600