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Iron Bow Drill with Breast Plate and Arbor

Auction:
2502
Lot:
339
Sold for:
$119$100

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 01, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Iron Bow Drill with Breast Plate and Arbor, England, late 19th century, the flat steel bow with wooden handle, ratchet wheel and detent to tighten the cord, unmarked breastplate and one wood and steel arbor, lg. of bow 32 in.
Estimate $250-350

Keywords

United Kingdom, flat steel bow, steel arbor, Ancient weapons, Bow, Drill, Drilling and threading, Firelighting, Medieval weapons, Ratchet