Anṣār (الأنصار) spear

Item

Title

Anṣār (الأنصار) spear
spear

Creator

Creator Unrecorded

Subject

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

Description

Anṣār (الأنصار) spear; large metal spearhead decorated with hatching pattern at the base and a round sticker on one side which says "right"; long varnished wooden handle with three holes drilled into it for previous display. [FHM 25/09/2019]

Publisher

Making African Connections

Format

Length 2317mm; Width 71mm

Identifier

5001.9.1.1
ES.9

Source

Royal Engineers Museum

Rights

© Royal Engineers Museum