Object Title

Spear

Spear

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XXVIL.130

Provenance

Presented by the Wellcome Historical Medical Museum 1956

Physical Description

Very large leaf shaped blade with a slight medial ridge and chamfered edges. The socket is short and filed with two grooves where it meets the blade. The shaft id entirely covered with leather and has a coil of iron strip at the base.

Dimensions

Dimensions: The overall length of the spear is 2671 and the blade and socket are 407 mm long. Weight: The weight of the spear is 1.15 kg.

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Places Sudan (?)