Native Spear : Private E C N Devlin, Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force

Collection ID RELAWM08190.002
Collection type Technology
Title Native Spear : Private E C N Devlin, Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force
Object type Edged Weapon or Club
Maker Unknown

Native spear. The spear shaft is made from a solid piece of wood and has been painted black. The head of the spear is metal and has two arms that extend from the base. The arms have been screwed into the handle. On the upper arm of the spear, a leather pad for grip and control of the spear has been attached. Scraps of a faded green canvas are visible under the padding. The spear head tapers forwards and the tip has been damaged by forceful contact.