Lot 134: Viking Spearhead. A large Viking iron spearhead, late 9th century, iron with overall patina, socket for fixing to wooden pole, 27cm (10.5ins) long. Found by a householder in Quatford, Shropshire. Presumed to date from the time of the viking camp at the crossing of the Severn near Quatford, established in 895. The mound of the camp can still be viewed. (1)
Dominic Winter's Antiques & Fine Art Auction October 2015
Thursday, 15th October 2015
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