An iron spear. It is flat and squared at one end and pointed, with ridge running down middle, at the opposite end. The centre of spear is etched with a geometric design.

Further Information

  • Type: Weapons, armour
  • Object: Spear
  • Materials: Metal
  • Culture Group: Other
  • Dimensions: 1070mm [L] x 30mm [W] x 20mm [C]
  • Production Date: Pre 1913
  • Associated Places: Mendeland
  • Associated People: Philip Norman
  • Museum: British Museum
  • Accession Number: BM:Af.1913.-.115

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