Object Title

Double-hooked spear

Double-hooked spear

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

XXVIL.86

Provenance

Presented by Messrs. Gould and Swayne, 1956.

Physical Description

This weapon is similar to XXVIL.83 and 84. The weapon consists of a leaf shaped blade notched on either side near the base with a long shank with a double moulding and tapering socket. The shaft is of red stained wood with a brass band around the base for a shoe.

Dimensions

Dimensions: length: overall 256.7 cm (101.2 in), Head length: 99.7 cm (39.3 in)

Associations

Places China