Object Title

Hand spike

Hand spike

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XIX.953 C

Physical Description

Cast iron round bar used for lifting mortars. Band of metal shrunk over bar at one end, probably to differentiate handling end from base. Lips on either side of the band have a slot cut, possibly for a leather strap. Fits in slots on side of base plate.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 1610 mm (63.4 in.), width: 50 mm (2 in.)

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Germany