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Pair of Rowel Spurs

Date:
early 17th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Iron alloy, gold, enamel
Dimensions:
04.3.170; L. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm); W. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm); Diam. of rowel 2 in. (5.1 cm); Wt. 3.2 oz. (90.7 g); 04.3.171; L. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm); W. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); Diam. of rowel 2 1/16 in. (5.2 cm); Wt. 3.2 oz. (90.7 g)
Classification:
Equestrian Equipment-Spurs
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
04.3.170–.171
Not on view
Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, Duc de Dino
Louisville. J. B. Speed Art Museum. "A Loan Exhibition of Equestrian Equipment from the Metropolitan Museum of Art," May 4–July 3, 1955.

Grancsay, Stephen V. Loan Exhibition of Mediaeval and Renaissance Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1953. p. 17, no. 40.

Grancsay, Stephen V. A Loan Exhibition of Equestrian Equipment from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Catalogue. Louisville, Ky.: Speed Art Museum, 1955. no. 97, ill. (04.3.170).



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