British Cavalry Lance

British Cavalry Lance

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Reference

26873

Vintage British 1868 Pattern Cavalry lance.
A fine example of a regimental cavalry lance measuring 9 foot 4" long. Its triangular spear tip measures 12" long, the butt spike measures 6 3/4" long with a shaft made from bamboo. The triangular section head has three blade edges for maximum penetration, the shoe or butt is shaped to fit into a special carrying harness on the horse saddle.

Dimensions:

Height 284.5 cm / 112 14"
Diameter 3.5 cm / 1 12"
Period

1850-1899

Year

C. 1870

Medium

Bamboo

Country

United Kingdom

Condition

Very good.

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