Object Title

Halberd

Halberd

Date

1700-1799

Object Number

VII.3566

Provenance

First registered by Loans Team, 15/06/1992, when on loan to National Trust, Quebec House, Westerham, Kent (loan L192).

Physical Description

Unpierced blade. Metal ferrule, head with flattened spear point, cusped fluke, axe head with rear curling spikes.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 2545 mm, length of head: 655 mm, width of head: 225 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Original shaft stamped 'W.C.BUCKLEY' on side. One base edge of spearhead stamped 'XXVII' on one side.

Associations

Places Britain