An old Manchurian-style Chinese horn bow as obtained
without its string bridges. After this easy repair, the bow should
prove shootable. It seems to have a lighter draw weight.than most
from its era.
Recurves and Longbows
Check with me on the recurves and longbows I currently have in stock.
I will also buy your old bows.
Two mid-1800s Japanese longbows (yumis), lacquered
(sold), plain (sold)
A nice old yew selfbow. (sold)
Some of my broadheads I sell outright, and some of them I only use
as traders for old archery books and magazines. I would certainly
be interested in buying any old heads you have, especially if they
are on original arrows. Feel free to ask me about joining the American
Broadhead Collector's Club (ABCC).
Ben Pearson 6 X 6 barbed skeleton ferrule on
the original arrow (sold)
Ben Pearson 4 X 4 slope shoulder skeleton ferrule on the original
arrow, never shot or sharpened, (sold)
Ben Pearson 6 X 6 skeleton ferrule on the original
Stemmler teardrop on the original arrow with a cresting wrap (sold)
Cobra 6-blade, for trade only
Browning Serpentine broadhead on the original
The Browning Serpentine broadhead pictured above.
Ben Pearson hinged fish point broadhead in its
original package (sold)
Roper's Indian (sold)
Bear Archery Razorhead known as the Bubblehead with the original chrome-plated
pinned insert, (sold)
Books & Magazines
I am most interested in archery magazines and books from the 1950s
and earlier. These I seek for myself. I am normally willing to use
any archery item I have or make in trade for these archery books and
magazines. I will also pay cash for them.
Witchery of Archery, 1st edition, 1878
Witchery of Archery, Pinehurst (3rd) edition, 1928, signed
by Elmer (sold)
The Boys Book of Sports, 1st edition, 1886 (sold)
1902, Archer's English Reprints (Old English) (sold)
Ye Sylvan Archer, Vol.1, No.1, May 1927
The Archery Review, May 1932
American Bowman Review, August 1947, Chester Stevenson cover
Art & Photography
A photograph of Sasha Siemel
Mid 1800s Japanese scroll painting.
63 1/2" X 15 1/2" (sold)
Any Archery Paraphernalia - I am always on the
lookout for Asian archery items, Chinese horn bows being of most interest