The Steel Tipped Harpoon and Spade Plaque measures 4'Long X 7Wide. It is Made of Distressed Solid Wood with a Metal Head. A Whaler's Rope is Attached to the Harpoon for the Most Authentic Look. This Substantial Wall Hanging Will Add a Distinct Nautical Touch to Whatever Room it is Placed. It's a Must Have for Those Who Appreciate High Quality Nautical & Whaling Décor.
It Makes a Great Gift and Impressive Decoration Which Will be Admired by All Those Who Love the Sea. Lewis Temple Invented This Harpoon Tip Which is Named After Him (Temple Toggle). The Tip on This Harpoon is The Same Version. A Skilled Blacksmith from New Bedford, MA, Temple a Former Slave, in 1848 Created a New Type of Harpoon with a Pivoting Head That Prevented the Whale From Slipping Loose.
The Temple Toggle Harpoon was Called "The Most Significant Invention in the History of Whaling and Used by Virtually Every Whaler". This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Other Decorative Collectibles". The seller is "nolafrenchquartertrader" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.