Zulu War Assegai Spear

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Zulu War Assegai Spear.  Proof of Age will be required before this item is dispatched.

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Zulu War Assegai Spear

These are high quality replicas of the Zulu Assegai spear.

The Assegai spear was, according to many, designed by the legendary Zulu King, Shaka and was said to have revolutionised tribal warfare in South Africa in the early 1800s (some have since dismissed this claim and have instead accredited the Iklwa Spear to Shaka). The Assegai spear became iconic after its use in the Zulu war of 1879. The Assegai is a light "javelin like" spear used for throwing during combat. With the entire spear weighing just 400 grams and measuring in at approximately 115cm, it really would have been an ideal throwing weapon with large distances covered easily. The high quality, steel spear head takes up just over a 3rd of the entire length, itself measuring 40cm. The shaft is made of quality wood and is wrapped in a stained black leather "handle" (approx. 15cm) just beneath the head, which would have been where the spear was held when throwing.

These are beautifully crafted replicas of the Zulu Assegai spear and would be ideal for any enthusiast or collector.

Please Note - It is an offence to buy this item if you are aged under 18. By purchasing this item you are confirming that you are over 18. We will also require Proof of Age before we can ship this item. Once you have completed your order, please email a scan of your driving license or other acceptable form of ID to contact@epicmilitaria.com. For more information, please email us using the same address.

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Postage when returning an item is at the customer's expense, but postage for the replacement or exchange (if selected) will be covered by us.

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