Our Medieval Spiked Battle Flail is a melee weapon that is commonly attributed to the Medieval Germany and Central Europe. The flail was also called ball and chain or mace and chain as most often the flail featured a spiked single ball attached to a handle via metal chain. Medieval Flail is incredible. Own a true museum quality medieval flail with styling based on the actual items found in "digs" under and around the castles of Europe. This hand crafted flail masterpiece features a blackened steel ball with spikes over 2-1/2" long attached to a blackened chain which is linked inside a hand wrought blackened steel bar. The wrought iron bar of this medieval weapon flail is secured to a seared wood handle and has an overall extended length of over four feet! Awesome!