Revolutionary War spontoon
Overall: 84 x 2 3/4 in. ( 213.4 x 7 cm )
Wood and iron spontoon; cylindrical wooden shaft with cone buttcap at end, and crossbar below leaf-shaped point with median ridge at top.
According to accesion records, this spontoon is believed to have come from Elmira in northern New York State.
Gift of Carl Otto von Kienbusch
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.