Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Rowel Spur (Right)

Date:
mid-17th century
Culture:
German
Medium:
Iron alloy
Dimensions:
L. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm); W. 3 in. (7.6 cm); spread of sides 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm); Wt. 4 oz. (113.4 g); neck projects 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm) outward, then abruptly downward 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm); L. of rowel box 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm); rowel 1 1/2 in. diameter (3.8 cm).
Classification:
Equestrian Equipment-Spurs
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
04.3.174
Not on view
Maurice Talleyrand-Périgord, Duc de Dino
Related Objects

Hunting Sword with Scabbard

Artist: Grip attributed to Joseph Deutschmann (German, Imst 1717–1787 Passau) Date: ca. 1740 Medium: Steel, silver, ivory, wood, leather Accession: 26.145.243a, b On view in:Gallery 376

Rapier of Prince-Elector Christian II of Saxony (1583–1611)

Artist: Hilt by Israel Schuech (German, Dresden, active ca. 1590–1610) Date: dated 1606 Medium: Steel, bronze, gold, enamel, paste jewels, cameos, pearls, wood Accession: 1970.77 On view in:Gallery 376

Pair of Spurs

Date: 16th century Medium: Iron alloy Accession: 14.25.1720a, b On view in:Gallery 371

Pair of Tournament Rowel Spurs

Date: ca. 1500 Medium: Iron alloy, copper alloy, tin Accession: 14.25.1721a, b On view in:Gallery 373

Pair of Rowel Spurs

Date: ca. 1500 and 19th century Medium: Iron alloy, copper alloy Accession: 14.25.1701a, b On view in:Gallery 373