U.S. marked pike naval yard Washington "J.T." inspector LABEL SHOULD BE PROTECTED
Overall: 91 x 1 3/8 in. ( 231.1 x 3.5 cm )
Wood and iron pike; cylindrical wooden shaft with tapered, rectangular point fastened to top; stamped marks on blade; paper label affixed to shaft middle.
Gift of Mrs. J.W. Livingston
stamped: point: "US/N.Y.W./JT" (U.S. Navy Yard in Washington, D.C.; JT is the name of a gov't inspector)
written: label: "Boarding pike..............."
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