Object Title

Spear

Spear

Date

1490-1520

Object Number

VII.1752

Provenance

Transferred from the Woolwich Rotunda (1979), ex XII-102.

Physical Description

The narrow pointed socketed-head is hollow and is leaf-shaped. It bears a fairly pronounced medial ridge.

Materials

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length of head: 254 mm (10 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

On the right side of the blade on both sides is a mark, which is shaped like a spider.

Associations

Places Europe

Bibliographic References

Woolwich Rotunda catalogue, London, 1906, (catalogue number XII-121) and 1963, p.45 (catalogue number XII-102)

Notes

Woolwich catalogue states that it came from Rhodes.