SELECTION OF MEDIEVAL ARROWHEADS

S O L D

Measurements: item A: 11.5 cm – length, item B: 8.5 cm – length, item C: 8.8 cm - length

 

Description: A selection of Medieval iron hand-forged arrowheads. Item A is an elongated slender arrow-tip, the so-called ‘armour piercing’ type with a quad-sided sharp tip. It is narrowing slightly at shoulders into an elongated tang for insertion into a wooden shaft. Fired from a long bow, this type of arrow was capable of piercing armour. Item B is diamond-shaped arrow tip with a long tang for insertion. On this item the signs of whetting are visible on the edges which are still extremely sharp. Item C is another elongated slender arrow-tip, the so-called ‘armour piercing’ type, quad-sided and slightly widening towards a sharp tip. It is narrowing at shoulders into an elongated tang for insertion into a wooden shaft. Fired from a long bow, this type of arrow was capable of piercing armour, just like item A. Price is per each item. Please e-mail a letter of your preferred arrowhead prior to your purchase.

 

Provenance: Private Austrian collection.

 

Period: 12th – 15th cent. AD

 

Condition: Very fine. With some areas of pitting to the surface and minor chipping to edges.

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