Object Title

Cheval De Frise

Cheval De Frise

Date

1800-1830

Object Number

VII.1159

Physical Description

Formed by a Sergeant's spontoon. fitted near the centre of the haft with a steel collar with two hinged legs. Probably intended as a defence against cavalry attack.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length of head: 438 mm (17.25 in), length of langets: 648 mm (25.5 in), height of point: 1092 mm (43 in)

Associations

Places Britain