Object Title

Five hooked lance

Five hooked lance

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

XXVIL.80

Provenance

Presented by Messrs. Gould and Swayne, 1956.

Physical Description

The head of this weapon is a long spike issuing from a moulded and facetted socket that has two downturning hooks some distance below the point with a further three hooks above the socket. It is fitted to a red stained wood shaft.

Dimensions

Dimensions: length: overall 256.5 cm (101.1 in), Head length: 98.5 cm (38.7 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Places China