Object Title

Rowel spur

Rowel spur

Date

1400

Object Number

VI.381

Provenance

Found when draining the Moat of the Tower of London in 1843. From the collection of Charles R. Beard. Acquired in 1958

Physical Description

Of bronze, retains traces of gilding. Decorated with punched dots.

Featured in

Hundred Years War

Dimensions

Weight: kg (Ilb 3.5 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Europe

Bibliographic References

A.R. Dufty and W. Reid, European Armour in the Tower of London, 1968, plate CLXII.