Object Title

Curb bit

Curb bit

Date

1660

Object Number

VI.229

Provenance

Possibly Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

S-shaped branches. Steel bosses decorated with fleur-de-lys. Decorated en-suite with stirrups VI.142-3.

Dimensions

Dimensions: height: 490mm; width: 205mm; depth: 95mm Weight: 535g (3lb 8oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Spain
Italy

Bibliographic References

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