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Spearhead

Date:
16th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Steel, gold
Dimensions:
L. 16-1/2 in. (41.9 cm)
Classification:
Shafted Weapons
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1920

Accession Number:
20.151.5
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Gods of War: Sacred Imagery and the Decoration of Arms and Armor," December 10, 1996–December 1997, no. 1.

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