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Halberd

Description

Wrought shaped head w/ broad rounded blade at one end, curved tail, and spear-like blade at top. Set into iron ring at neck as join to wood pole handle (replacement). 19th c. tan silken tassel at neck.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1799
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
iron (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Armament--Edged
Descriptive terms
HALBERD
halberds
Iron
iron (metal)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
90 x 69 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1347
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26056

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