Object Title

Spear head

Spear head

Date

700-1200 AD

Object Number

VII.4139

Provenance

Returned from long-term loan to Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford (L 396) 3rd January 2003. From an Indian mound

Physical Description

Leaf shaped, buff coloured stone

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 87mm; width: 47mm Weight: 40.4g (1.3 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Indian Mound, Natchez Bluffs, Mississippi. Lent from the Tower Armoury, 1915.

Bibliographic References

Hewitt,J. (1859) Official Catalogue of the Tower Armouries, p1 (no.25-48). Dillon (1910) Illustrated Guide to the Armouries, p89 (no.15).

Notes

Pitt Rivers Museum number 1915.48.35. 1859-1890 Armouries number I.25-48. 1890-1914 Armouries number I.15.