Zulu 'Iklwa' war spear c309

length: 53 3/8"
spear head: 23 1/2"
head width: 2"
weight: 2 lbs 0.4 oz

Magnificent example of the Zulu "Iklwa" war spear, made infamous in the wars against the British and subsequent Michael Caine movies. Behind the shield, overhand and through the lungs preferred. This iklwa is from the Shangaan tribe in the Canicado region of Mozambique.

This spear was collected in southern Africa circa the mid 1900's, and is an authentic weapon made for use.