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Ottoman throwing spears (Jarids) and quiver, circa 1680, the plain steel arrowheads with quadrangular tips, wooden hafts and silver terminals formed as tubular sockets decorated with chased and engraved medallions containing floral sprays, the wooden quiver mounted with blue-green velvet, the silver chape, lock and suspension loops decorated en suite, the lock with traces of gilding, 83.8cm.

Ottoman throwing spears (Jarids) and quiver, circa 1680, the plain steel arrowheads with quadrangular tips, wooden hafts and silver terminals formed as tubular sockets decorated with chased and engraved medallions containing floral sprays, the wooden quiver mounted with blue-green velvet, the silver chape, lock and suspension loops decorated en suite, the lock with traces of gilding, 83.8cm.

Three Indo-Persian jarid (javelin) and scabbard.This was a military as well as the sporting weapon and some Turkish and Persian riders were quite adept in hitting their target from full gallop. Marsigly describes bouts at the Court of the Ottoman Sultan where the riders would square off against one another and try to score points by throwing blunt jarids with the intention of hitting the opponent in the head.

Three Indo-Persian jarid (javelin) and scabbard.This was a military as well as the sporting weapon and some Turkish and Persian riders were quite adept in hitting their target from full gallop. Marsigly describes bouts at the Court of the Ottoman Sultan where the riders would square off against one another and try to score points by throwing blunt jarids with the intention of hitting the opponent in the head.

Free, Confession Ecard: When I javelin throw,  I imagine people I dislike to motivate myself.

Free, Confession Ecard: When I javelin throw, I imagine people I dislike to motivate myself.

I won the JV Javelin throwing for both teams! I beat some seniors, and Juniors, which means i'm on Varsity!!

I won the JV Javelin throwing for both teams! I beat some seniors, and Juniors, which means i'm on Varsity!!

Throwing pool noodle successfully through the loop. Can be graded up or down by increasing or decreasing the distance away from the loop.

Pool Noodle Javelin Throw

Throwing pool noodle successfully through the loop. Can be graded up or down by increasing or decreasing the distance away from the loop.

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