spear (spear (weapons: missiles & projectors))

Spear made from iron and wood. The head of the spear is a flat leaf shape with a hollow cylindrical neck. The wooden staff has been filed to a point and has been fitted inside of this cylindrical neck. The wooden staff is decoratively carved at each end with banding and leaf patterns.


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