Anṣār (الأنصار) spear

Item

Title

Anṣār (الأنصار) spear
spear head

Creator

Creator Unrecorded

Subject

Sudan; trophies; campaign mementoes; weaponry; ethnography; World Cultures; Mahdi; spear; bladed weapon
Edged Weapons

Description

Anṣār (الأنصار) spear with a square shape to it and is attachted to the handle with binding which appears to be leather. The handle has been varnished. There is " ES25" written in white towards the bottom. Thought to be part of an anṣār General's gear. [FHM 25/09/2019]

Publisher

Making African Connections

Format

Length 1182mm; Width 16mm

Identifier

5001.25.4
ES25

Rights

© Royal Engineers Museum