Object Title

Bit

Bit

Date

1671-1699

Object Number

VI.205

Provenance

Possibly Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Curb bit with brass bosses with the arms of Churchill family.

Dimensions

Weight: kg ( 1 lb 11 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places England

Notes

Thos bit, together with the bosses 325A and B may be connected with John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough, 1650-1722 or with his brothers General Charles Churchill, 1656-1714 and Admiral George Churchill, 1654-1710.