The Wallace Collection

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Spur
  • Spur
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • France
  • c. 1620
  • Chiselled steel and possibly silvered or tinned
  • Weight: 0.085 kg
  • A370
  • European Armoury III
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  • Spur, of bright steel, with remains of silver plating or tinning, chiselled with scrools. Slender sides of triangular section, the neck with a right-angled bend; star-shaped rowel of five points, with smaller points between, delicately chiselled. On one side are a buckle and a hooked locket, on the other side are two hooked lockets.