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34303Re: [SCA-Archery] period style bracer photo?

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  • Robert Sandusky
    Sep 18, 2013
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    Jon;
     
    Here is a picture of one from the British Museum website:
     
     
     
    Robert the Tall
     
    From: John Edgerton <sirjon1@...>
    To: "SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com" <SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com>
    Cc: Taslen <taslen2000@...>
    Sent: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 1:07 PM
    Subject: Re: [SCA-Archery] period style bracer photo?
     
    Gaelen

    Could you send me a photo.

    Thank you. 

    Jon

    From: Taslen <taslen2000@...>
    To: "SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com" <SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com>
    Sent: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 9:49 AM
    Subject: Re: [SCA-Archery] period style bracer photo?
     
    Jon I have one that was patterned off ones found on the Mary Rose it's nothing fancy. Gaelen


    From: John Edgerton <sirjon1@...>
    To: "SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com" <SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com>
    Sent: Monday, September 16, 2013 1:40 PM
    Subject: [SCA-Archery] period style bracer photo?
     
    I have a short article on period style bracers for "Quivers and Quarrels" and I was not able to find a public domain photo of any that were an actual period style bracer.  Is anyone that has a period style bracer willing to take a photo of it to be used in the article for the magazine?

    One thing the period bracers seem to have in common is that they use buckled straps to hold them in place, not lacing, or metal hooks. The laced on style is more a modern traditional style of fastening. The straps are usually single, double or “Y” shaped.

    Thank you for any help you can give 

    Jon 
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