Object Title

Pike

Pike

Date

1500-1530

Object Number

VII.805

Provenance

Tower arsenal

Physical Description

Incised line. Butt has ferrule spike.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 1825 mm (71.85 in), length of head: 216 mm (8.5 in), length of langets: 178 mm (7 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

Unclear marking in white paint on haft.

Associations

Places England

Bibliographic References

C ffoulkes, Inventory and Survey of the Armouries of the Tower of London, London, 1916, vol. II, p. 235 (group entry for VII.722-802).

C. Blair, European and American Arms, c.1100-1850, London, 1962, pp. 110-11, line ills. X(o).