This is NOT a real crossbow It does NOT fire The string is ordinary string that is not stretchy It is purely for decoration It has hooks attached to it for hanging clothes or hats on There is a hanging hook on the back of it for hooking it to the wall Any questions welcome Thank you. The item "Vintage Wooden Brass Embossed Decorative Crossbow Coat Hook Hanger Wall Hanging" is in sale since Wednesday, November 22, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Other Woodenware". The seller is "owlyboy" and is located in Rugeley. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.