This spearhead has a snake head pattern and is a popular design. The polished spearhead has a diamond cross section made from carbon steel and measures 4-1/2 inches. Total length is 9 inches including the socketed section. The circular socket area is 4-3/8 inches long with two brass bands. A small hole is located near the bottom on the socket to facilitate the use of a pin to prevent the shaft from coming off. Socket hole is 7/8” diameter. The tip is rounded and the edge is squared off for safety. Carbon steel is not hardened and should not be sharpened. Excellent for re-actment, practice or display.