It is NOT about price, no matter which period or region.
---- Bai-Or <baiorofred@...
> Selfbows in longbow style are comparable in price to fiberglass limb
> horsebows, usually somewhere between $100 to $200 dollars for an entry
> level bow. I have seen longbows that would qualify for as low as $80 and
> horsebows as low as $100. So, fiberglass does not make an entry level
> horsebow cheaper than an entry level longbow, just makes it not $1100
> Archery Captain, Shire of Mynydd Seren