Object Title

Halberd

Halberd

Date

1600-1630

Object Number

VII.1028

Physical Description

With curly flukes and 'upside-down orb mark'. Long top spike of flattened diamond section, axe-blade of rough S-shape, rear fluke dividing into a double, curling scroll and a rostroid spike stamped with a maker's mark.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length of head: 641 mm (25.25 in), Length of langets: 381 mm (15 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

The head etched with foliate patterns, busts and a date 'A D. ? ? 05' now almost illegible.

Associations

Places Germany