Object Title

Spear head

Spear head

Date

700-1200 AD

Object Number

VII.4145

Provenance

Returned from long-term loan to Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford (L 396) 6 January 2003

Physical Description

Buff/pink stone. Small with a narrow point

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length=45mm. Width=15mm. Weight: 6.2g (0.2 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Mound, Natchez Bluffs. Lent, 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 1915.48.45. 1859-1890 Armouries number I.25-48. 1890-1914 Armouries number I.15.