Object Title

Pick

Pick

Object Number

VIII.231

Physical Description

Large hole through haft for a handle. Tapers to a point at one end. Very dark coloured stone. Chipped and damaged on both surfaces.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 249 mm, width: 48 mm (max) Weight: 825 g

Associations

Places Unknown

Bibliographic References

Hewitt, J (1859) Official Catalogue of the Tower Armouries, p1 (no.59). Dillon (1910) Illustrated Guide to the Armouries, p89 (no.11)

Notes

Transferred to the British Museum in 1914, British Museum transfer number TR.11. Returned to the Royal Armouries 1988. 1859-1890 Armouries number I.59. 1890-1914 Armouries number I.11