Object Title

Spear

Spear

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XXVIL.99

Provenance

Presented by J R Gaunt and Son Ltd, 1956.

Physical Description

Consists of a wide blade, with a very slight medial ridge, that widens slightly towards an angled point formed with concave sides. Below the blade is a multifaceted moulding and a long tapering socket. The blade is fitted to a round wooden shaft.

Dimensions

Dimensions: length: overall 2470 mm (96.5 in), Head length: 860 mm (34 in), The width of the head at its widest point is 87 mm. Weight: The weight of the spear is 2.8 kg.

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places China