Boar-spear

Iron or steel, leather and velvet | c. 1600

Unknown Artist / Maker

Boar spear, with a plain, leaf-shaped head with strong central rib; hexagonal socket, the whole made in one piece. Hinged to the socket is a cross-bar with turned mouldings; two side-straps (of later date). The staff is plaited with leather thongs (m...
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