Object Title

Stirrup

Stirrup

Date

1600-1699

Object Number

VI.436 B

Provenance

Purchased from Peter Finer, Medford House, Mickleton, Near Chipping Campden, Gloustershire, 26 April 1982.

Physical Description

Of steel, arch-shaped in outline. Decorated with applied steel decoration; Oval tread of two straight bars and two curced outbars decorated. Swivel eye for leather at top of arch.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 195 mm (7.75 in), Width at tread: 134 mm (5.25 in) Weight: kg ( 1 lb 7 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Bibliographic References

Appeared at Christies Sale of October 19, 1977 as lot 72, and sold to Mr O. Callaghan.

Notes

Valued as a pair with VI.436 A.