Century Belgian Crossbow, This little crossbow was more likely developed for target and sporting purposes than as a serious weapon, but it was able to throw a bolt a considerable distance under the power of the spring-steel bow.
Indian or Nepalese kukri, 19th century, steel, wood, leather, gold, H. with sheath 17 7/16 in. (44.3 cm); H. without sheath 16 5/8 in. (42.2 cm); W. 1 15/16 in. (4.9 cm); Wt. 17.2 oz. (487.6 g); Wt. of sheath 5.1 oz. (144.6 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.