Object Title

Spear (yari)

Spear (yari)

Date

1700-1799

Object Number

XXVIL.26

Provenance

Presented by J.R> Gaunt & Son in 1956.

Physical Description

Consists of a short straight head of flattened lozenge shape with a rounded point. The shaft is of oak, bound and black lacquered below the head and fitted with copper mounts. At the base is a rounded iron shoe above which is a gilded copper band

Associations

Places Japan