Trench A. Iron point with shaft. Three pieces. Corrosion and encrustation. Largest piece preserves quadrangular pyramidal point, to which attaches shaft—unclear whether quadrangular or circular in section. Possibly from ballista bolt or pilum?

(a) see above
(b) L ca. 3.5 cm; W ca. 3.2 cm
(c) L ca. 2.0 cm; W ca. 1.6 cm (without encrustation)


pres. L ca. 14.3 cm; head max W ca. 3.5 cm; shaft diam/W ca. 2.0 cm
The Venus Pompeiana Project 80045 Pompei, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy