Objects
Bear spear (spearhead). Mid 15th century
Bear spear (spearhead). Mid 15th century
Object type
Bear spear (spearhead)
Place of origin
Russia, Tver
Date
Mid 15th century
Materials
Silver, wootz steel
Technique
Forging, carving, gilding
Dimensions
Total length: 45,7 cm
Object history note
Belonged to Grand Prince Boris Alexandrovich of Tver.
Publications
Morshakova E.A, Bobrovnitskaya I.A., Kogut E.V., Martynova M.V., Orlenko S.P. 'Map of Russia. Historical milestones' Moscow, 2014
State Armoury Chamber, Spb, 2002
The Armoury Chamber of Moscow Kremlin Museums. Album. Moscow, 2006
Museum number
Ор-57