Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • United States
  • spike, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: United States
  • metal
  • Object Length/Diameter: 8.5 x 3.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 3 3/8 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5607

The metal, possibly brass, spike has a large round head. The relatively short spike is square in cross section. It is a very dark color.