A Medieval Period Iron Calthrop.

A Medieval Period Iron Calthrop.

reference no SN10466

We have 1 in stock.

Regular price £0.00 £48.00 Sale

very rare medieval period iron calthrop anti personnel weapon.

These items which date to the 12th-14th century AD, were thrown around defensive position so that one spike always pointed face upwards.

They we the for runner of a land mine as they would settle in the soil waiting for a foot soldier or mounted knight to approach and cause terrible injuries to the feet.

In fully conserved condition .

Ex.. Old collection in the 1970s.

As with all of my antiquities and coins this item comes complete with a certificate of authenticity .