An hundred shefe of arowes gode,
The hedys burneshed full bryght;
And every arowe an elle longe,
With pecok wel idyght,
Inocked all with whyte silver [or silk];
It was a semely syght.
A Gest of Robyn Hode, lines 523-8
The reconstruction has peacock feathers, white silk binding, a 50mm long cow horn cross nock and a needle bodkin head. This client required a dark arrowhead, so I heat treated this one to get bronze on the point and blue at the socket. Heads are normally supplied in bright steel on this range.
A Gest of Robyn Hode, http://d.lib.rochester.edu/teams/text/gest-of-robyn-hode
Strutt, J., Glig Gamena Angel Deod, Or, the Sports and Pastimes of the People of England – London, Bensley 1801 https://books.google.com.au/books?id=Y81cAAAAcAAJ