spear (weapons: missiles & projectors)

Spear, possibly, formed from a long cylinder of wood that tapers towards the head and is broken at one end. The head is formed of a elongated pyramid shape made from iron. The shaft of the spear has been decorated in bands of green and red with a gold coloured design over the top.


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