The Nydam Quiver – part 3

So this happened. The sinew is in place, I found it moved rather a lot depending on temperature and humidity, and at the times of high humidity, the sinew was relaxing at exactly the time as the glue on the side seam was softening and the timber was trying to lengthen. The quiver was basically … Continue reading The Nydam Quiver – part 3

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Would you believe… two spectacles?

Would you believe… two spectacles?

Another from the Germanisches Nationalmuseum in Nuremberg. This is from the same photo as the one I copied my case made by Lienhardt Fraischlich from. I did make a tool for setting the ends of the wire hinges, the finish on these is better than on mine. That's two of us that now no longer have excessively short arms.