Type which served through the English Civil Wars as well as the last years of the Thirty Years' War. Examples know to have been used in Colonial America as well. See Neumann 65.PA. 17 1/4” total length. One piece iron with medially ridged spear point. The base with a pair of fancy edged wings. Banded tapered socket and short cheek straps. The base with armorial decoration, somewhat weak one side, obscured the other. Surface textured from centuries of oxidation, now reduced to a dark patina.