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"Eared" Spear

A work made of steel and oak.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steel and oak.

Date:

10th/11th century, possibly 13th/14th century

Artist:

Viking, possibly Swiss

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

"Eared" Spear

Origin

Switzerland

Date

1200–1400

Medium

Steel and oak

Dimensions

Blade with socket L. 47 cm (18 1/2 in.) Wt. 1 lb. 12 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2735

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