12525Re: First Results from Mary Rose war arrow re-creation
- May 8, 2003--- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, "Karl W. Evoy" <kweancel@r...>
> > points usable in bothNo, these points were still socketed but there was hole in the socket
> > war and hunting (like a type 16) are usually pinned
> > James Wolfden
> By pinned, do you mean tanged, like a knife or sword blade?
where the point could be pinned to the wooden shaft. There were, of
course, tanged points too. Does anyone out there have a chronology of
arrowheads? Sockets seem to be late middle ages with tangs earlier.
When does the first bodkin appear? 1200?
For some examples of different types of heads, you could visit the
Hector Cole website at:
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