When I was growing up, we had this harpoon that we used as a fireplace poker. The head is smoked brass, and there is a small metal rod inserted in its hollow shaft to allow mounting on the sledgehammer head. It is one of several works made from salvaged goods from my parent's house.

More about this piece:

Title: fidelity
Year: 1997
Dimensions: 49"x 7" x4"
Materials: harpoon, sledgehammer head