Object Title

Prick spur

Prick spur

Date

1000-1099

Object Number

VI.552

Provenance

Purchased 22 June 2004 from Andrew Lumley. From the collection of Prof Paul Post (1882-1956), curator of the Berlin Zeughaus, formed in Berlin after World War I (information from A.Lumley).

Physical Description

It is of iron, with rounded triangular section sides, a medium length round section neck and a pyramidal goad. The ends of the sides are flattened into rectangular terminals, each with two small rivet holes, one broken out. The surface is patinated black.

Materials

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 150 mm; width: 96 mm Weight: 52 g

Inscriptions and Marks

No marks.

Associations

Places Europe