Object Title

Lance

Lance

Date

1700-1799

Object Number

XXVIL.4

Provenance

Transferred from Class VII.1363. Originally from the Rotunda Museum, transferred in 1928.

Physical Description

The blade is triangular, reinforced towards the point, with sunk panels on each side and a central rib that terminates in a foliate ornament. The socket is ribbed and shows traces of silver gilt. The shaft is of hard dark wood with four embossed silver collars and a fragmentary tassel. The shoe is long and ribbed like the head.

Inscriptions and Marks

RM.12.99

Associations

Places India