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Weapons Object Type

Please find Morija Museum objects marked with / as "Weapons" Object Type
Early Stone Age Axe

Early Stone Age Axe

This is an axe from the early Stone Age found at the base of Thaba Bosiu. Although no Early Stone Age sites have clearly been …

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Lerumo Spear

Lerumo Spear

Lerumo – a long spear used as a weapon by warriors. It was a great honour for a warrior to return from battle with his …

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Koakoa

Koakoa, a weapon

Koakoa (battle axe) is made from iron and wood. It was used by warriors in the battlefield.

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Khohlopo

Khohlopo, a wooden quiver

This wooden quiver (khohlopo), covered at both ends with leather, is used by hunters to carry arrows.

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Khau

Khau, a medal of honour

Khau is a medal of honour which was awarded to the bravest soldiers of Moshoeshoe the Great. It was also used by Moshoeshoe’s emissaries when …

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