Types of Harps

Types of Harps

Harps are one of the oldest stringed musical instruments, dating back to 15,000 BC. The instrument’s name originated from the Old Norse, Old German, and Anglo Saxon words, which means ‘to pluck.’ These harmonic instruments can be found in various shapes and sizes,...
Types of Whips

Types of Whips

Whips can be made of a huge variety of materials; the most common is leather from animals like cows, horses, goats or even hippos. Besides natural materials, whips are also made of Nylon, Dyneema, Spectra and other artificial fibers, which are becoming increasingly...
Types of Spears

Types of Spears

A spear is a sharp-edged weapon that usually consists of a wooden pole used as a handle and a pointed head. Sometimes, the wooden pole’s head itself is sharpened, and other times, it is attached with a sharp or durable object like iron, steel, flint, or bronze. The...