Ball on spike

Ball on spike
Title
Ball on spike
Date 
1880-1925
Medium 
Metal, rubber, glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 31.1 x 6.4 cm )
Description 
Rubber-covered ball with wavy wire inlay and blue glass beads affixed to surface with pins; other blue glass beads hang from chains; ball mounted on long metal spike.
Credit Line 
Gift of Herbert D. Halsey
Object Number 
Z.924
Gallery Label 
According to a note written on the paper wrapper in which this and other objects were found, it is a relic collected by Herbert D. Halsey, and was donated in 1941.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group