Re: Draw types
- There were other draw styles used, often by aboriginal peoples, but
they were rarer to find than the four mentioned by Lord Carolus. You
should be able to find a study of draw types and their geographic
distribution at a good university library. It was printed in the
1920's or 30's and the author was Saxton T. Pope.
Thus have I seen...
--- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, Carolus Eulenhorst
> The draws used during period are the primary (pinch), secondary (twowill see
> finger), tertiary (mediterranean[this is the 3 fingered draw you
> most commonly today]), and thumb (used with a ring in the orient and
> mideast). In the particular time and place you are asking about the
> secondary and tertiary draws are the ones you should look at.
> In service to the dream
> Carolus von Eulenhorst