Traditional Crossbows, Wooden Crossbows and Medieval Crossbows from Dark Knight Armoury Traditional Crossbows, Wooden Crossbows and Medieval Crossbows from Dark Knight Armoury

Traditional Crossbows

Like the longbow, the Crossbow is a standard of ranged medieval warfare. Compared to a longbow, a crossbow requires less training to use properly. Bolts from a crossbow also had comparably high penetrating power when compared to a longbow fired arrow and for much less physical exertion from the wielder. Thus the weapon became an important part of medieval warfare, despite being heavier and more awkward then a traditional bow. Paying homage to this medieval weapon is a number of Decorative Crossbows, brought to you by Dark Knight Armoury. These crossbows are made from hand carved wood. Every attention has been paid to ensure that these crossbows are as historically accurate as is possible. Each of these beautiful crossbows features functional, moving parts. They will propel the included bolt a short distance but are not actually made for shooting. The bolt is not propelled with enough force to make this a fully functional crossbow. Nevertheless, do NOT fire the bolt at others. These amazing Medieval Crossbows are all excellent decorative pieces that are, first and foremost, designed to be incredible display pieces.
Curved Medieval Crossbow
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Beautifully designed in the shape of a pistol grip crossbow, the Curved Medieval Crossbow is functional and perfect for those with an interest in medieval weaponry. This crossbow includes an authentic bolt to allow for immediate use.
Price: $58.00
Giant Castle Defense Crossbow
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European Crossbows of the Middle Ages saved many a Castle from siege. Crossbows were brought to England by the Normans in 1066 and soon became an important weapon in history. Get your crossbow now because "Bigger is Better" in defense of a Castle.
Price: $378.10
Giant Tower Guards Crossbow
ME-0010
Experience a touch of medieval history with the Giant Tower Guards Crossbow. This magnificent weapon is functional to fire and is an extraordinary decoration, bringing a unique historical appeal to any room in which it is displayed.
Price: $285.04
Heavy 17th Century Crossbow
ME-0014
Fashioned in a 17th century design with an intricate and stylish rifle butt stock, the Heavy 17th Century Crossbow is an exquisite decoration which will emanate a rich historical attractiveness throughout any room it is displayed in.
Price: $121.92
Hunter LARP Crossbow
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Originally, the crossbow was designed not for precise aiming, but as a 'point and shoot' weapon. But as time went on, the design evolved, until it became something like this Hunter LARP Crossbow, which can be fired from both the hip and the shoulder.
Price: $248.00
Landsknecht LARP Crossbow
MCI-2446-1
The Landsknecht were a group of German force that made good use of several medieval weapons during their campaigns, and one of the most feared as the crossbow. The Landsknecht LARP Crossbow is named after them and modeled after their typical crossbow.
Price: $240.00
Large 15th Century Medieval Crossbow
ME-0021
Exemplifying the look of a medieval crossbow, the Large 15th Century Medieval Crossbow is a spectacular display piece for the home of all history buffs. It is elegantly designed and crafted from exceptionally high quality materials.
Price: $154.20
Large Castle Defense Crossbow
ME-0008
Ornately crafted to emulate the design of an early 15th century crossbow, the Large Castle Defense Crossbow makes for a beautiful piece of home decor. It is also able to be fired, allowing you to tangibly relate to the medieval era.
Price: $105.78
Large Primitive Style Crossbow
ME-0004
Designed in medieval styling, the Large Primitive Style Crossbow features a long and comfortable stock. On the back of this stock is a simplified trigger mechanism which operates directly on the bowstring without the use of a gear.
Price: $47.39
Large Rams Head Crossbow
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The power and fortitude of the mighty Ram, a beast of the wild that faces its opponent in a relentless stand of strength is depicted on this unique crossbow. This beautiful crossbow, crafted in Italy bears a hand carved Rams Head.
Price: $425.00
Large Rams Head Crossbow
ME-0018
A magnificent replica of a 15th century siege style crossbow, the Large Rams Head Crossbow is crafted in Italy from exceptionally high quality materials. It is a superb home accent with its vastly detailed and authentic design.
Price: $402.71
Large Slingshot Style Crossbow
ME-0016
Exquisitely fashioned to replicate a weapon used by 16th century nobleman, the Large Slingshot Style Crossbow is extraordinarily intricate in its design. Unlike most crossbows, this one is built to fire stones rather than bolts.
Price: $182.24
Large Tower Guards Crossbow
ME-0009
A spectacular replication of heavy weaponry from the early 15th century, the Large Tower Guards Crossbow is intricately detailed and functional to fire. Although it can be fired, it better serves as an eye catching display piece.
Price: $154.20
Medieval Crossbow
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These replica medieval crossbows are made in Italy and intended for decorative use only. However, these crossbows have functional moving parts and come complete with arrow. This medieval crossbow measures 25.5 inches long and 16 inches wide.
Price: $86.00
Medieval Gun Crossbow
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This unique medieval crossbow of long ago has been beautifully reproduced in Italy and is a fascinating decorative replica, with moving parts. The Medieval Gun Crossbow size and shape appear much like a gun.
Price: $42.00
Medieval Siege Crossbow
ME-0020
Crafted to replicate the style of a 15th century European crossbow, the Medieval Siege Crossbow is a magnificent home accent to display your love of medieval history. It is made in Italy and its ornate design radiates beauty.
Price: $234.06
Medieval Slingshot
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Crafted in the appearance of a medieval era weapon, the Medieval Slingshot is a superb decoration for your home to express a love of historical weaponry. Providing this look, the pouch is made of brown leather which matches the handle.
Price: $34.41
Medium 17th Century Crossbow
ME-0012
Featuring a design which replicates 17th century weaponry with an intricately decorated rifle butt stock, the Medium 17th Century Crossbow is a fantastic home accent that will radiate your interest in European history.
Price: $67.78
Medium 17th Century Crossbow with Rifle Stock
ME-0013
Displaying elegant curves and ornate decorations on the stock, the Medium 17th Century Crossbow with Rifle Stock is a superb representation of European weaponry. The rifle stock is shaped as such to improve the comfort of this design.
Price: $91.99
Medium Castle Defense Crossbow
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Displaying the beautiful styling of a 15th century crossbow, the Medium Castle Defense Crossbow is an exceptionally high quality replica. It is functional to fire and is an exquisite display piece to display your interest in history.
Price: $56.07
Medium Primitive Style Crossbow
ME-0003
Embrace the weaponry of the medieval era with the Medium Primitive Style Crossbow and its gorgeous design. It earned the title of primitive due to its simple trigger mechanism which operates directly on the bowstring.
Price: $42.90
Medium Rams Head Crossbow
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Employing a crossbow style used in the 15th century, the Medium Rams Head Crossbow is replica of a siege crossbow. This beautiful weapon features exquisite detailing which ranges from the rams head on the stock to decorative engraving.
Price: $304.39
Mini Pistol LARP Crossbow
MCI-2449-1
A ranged weapon this small ensures that you're never safe, no matter how secure you feel. This Mini Pistol LARP Crossbow is smaller and easier to conceal then a typical crossbow, which means you never know when a bolt might come hurtling your way.
Price: $200.00
Miniature 17th Century Crossbow
ME-0011
Crafted in Italy from materials of superb quality, the Miniature 17th Century Crossbow is a magnificent scale model of a powerful weapon which was used in Europe. This crossbow features a beautifully intricate rifle style butt.
Price: $28.70
Miniature Castle Defense Crossbow
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Displaying a design typical of the 15th century, the Miniature Castle Defense Crossbow is functional to fire and exquisitely crafted in Italy. The stock is detailed with floral patterns and crafted from hardwood in a straight design.
Price: $26.34
Miniature Crossbow Stand
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An exceptional means to prominently display your favorite miniature crossbow, the Miniature Crossbow Stand uses a flat shelf to support the stock and a peg with a cross bar that feeds through the stirrup supports the tip.
Price: $20.82
Orc LARP Crossbow
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This crossbow diverges from typical medieval design and instead highlights features that would have appealed to a strong-armed orc. The Orc LARP Crossbow is simple in its look and its design, although it remains an effective weapon to use at range.
Price: $248.00
Pirate Crossbow
MCI-2450
For a nautical twist on a classic medieval bolt weapon look no further than this Pirate Crossbow. Made into the shape of a similar flintlock it mimics the form of the pistols that pirates so often favored when looting and pillaging.
Price: $202.00
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Small Castle Defense Crossbow
ME-0006
An extraordinary replication of a 15th century style crossbow, the Small Castle Defense Crossbow is crafted from high quality materials and functional to fire. It is perfect for exploring your interest in the medieval era.
Price: $50.79
Small Pistol Grip Crossbow
ME-0002
Replicating a deadly and powerful medieval weapon in a smaller representation, the Small Pistol Grip Crossbow is a functionally firing crossbow with a beautifully curved stock and includes a metal tipped wooden bolt.
Price: $27.42
Small Rams Head Crossbow
ME-0019
Fashioned in the design of a light siege crossbow used in 15th century Europe, the Small Rams Head Crossbow is intricately detailed to exude an air of nobility. It is Italian made and crafted from exceptionally high quality materials.
Price: $130.22
Small Slingshot Style Crossbow
ME-0015
Replicating a hunting weapon used in Europe during the 16th century, the Small Slingshot Style Crossbow employs the crossbow design but fires stones instead of bolts. This model is exceptionally well made and crafted in Italy.
Price: $48.24
Tower Guards Crossbow
ED4612
A most trusted line of defense for the medieval castle in middle age warfare was the fearless guard, atop the tower with his tower guards crossbow. This beautifully made replica crossbow is made in Italy and is intended for decorative use only.
Price: $168.00
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