Object Title

Lance

Lance

Date

1850-1860

Object Number

VII.717

Provenance

Not recorded in IBE.

Physical Description

The head formed by a metal plate pierced for the laces of a leather pad. Two unequal langets pierced with two keyhole slots for the attachment of the pennnon. Ash haft tapering towards the head from the flanged conical shoe. Along strip of steel runs up the haft from the shoe to the metal, semi-circular handguard one langet with an undefined mark.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length of langets: 438 mm (17.25 in) and 533 mm (21 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

The metal strip beneath the handguard stamped: ENFIELD 6/59.

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