Object Title

Spear

Spear

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

XXVIL.84

Provenance

Presented by J R Gaunt and Son Ltd, 1956.

Physical Description

The head is almost parallel sided spear blade terminating in an angled point issuing from between two downcurving hooks that are connected to the tapering socket by a multifacetted moulding. The shaft is of dark stained wood.

Dimensions

Dimensions: length: overall 2435 mm (96 in), Head length: 850 mm (33.5 in) and measures 175 mm across the hooks., Weight: The weight of the spear is 2.8 kg.

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places China