Roman “spiculum” spearhead

Photo: North Lincolnshire Museum CC By SA2.0
Object type: Spearhead
Period: Roman
Primary material: Iron
Date found: 27/02/2022
Location: west lindsey, Lincolnshire


The PAS record suggests that this may be the head of a spiculum, a 3rd Century missile weapon. Finds of nearly complete Roman weapons is rare and so on the basis of the suggested identification this has been designated a Find of Note: Regional Importance.