Rare French Couse
- Dated: circa 1500
- Measurements: Head 49.3 cm. Overall length 235 cm
The head, with leading edge tapering sharply from a rounded swelling base, it’s formed with a ridge on both sides running parallel with the sharpened back-edge. The latter is characteristically blunt and recesses towards the base. It is struck with a triangular group of three deeply recessed pellets on one side, rectangular socket extending to form a pair of straps. The socket is fitted with a pair of threaded moulded pyramidal spikes.
Source: © Hermann Historica