The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Spur
  • Spur
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • 19th century
  • Steel and copper alloy, chased
  • Weight: 0.2 kg
    Length: 9.5 cm, neck
  • A366
  • European Armoury I
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  • Spur, one of a pair with A367, made of steel, entirely faced with copper alloy. Broad sides pierced and chased with fluting; narrow plate to go under the foot, chain and a buckle and hook for a strap over the instep; straight neck of diamond section with sixteen-pointed rose rowel, pierced and chased with flutings.