Old Zulu Chief assegai Zulu war period
An original Zulu war period chief's or high ranking warrior's assegai stabbing spear in excellent condition given the age. The overall length is 38 inches (96.5 cm) long with intricate brass wiring on both ends of the shaft. The blade is 4.75 ins x 7/8 in ( 12 x 2.2 cm). This spear has seen action which is evidenced by the kill notch ( looks like two notches) on the ball. This is truly a fine example of an original Zulu war period weapon.