The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Spur
  • Spur
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • England, probably
  • c. 1400 - c. 1450
  • Copper and gold, gilded
  • Weight: 0.14 kg
  • A364
  • European Armoury I
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  • Spur, of gilt copper. The arms bent at right angle and decorated with engraved chevrons and cusping at the bend, and with fish-tail mouldings. They have two holes for the straps; prominent, pointed crest, the neck split and holding a star-shaped rowel of four spear-shaped points.