Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pair of Rowel Spurs

Date:
early 17th century
Culture:
probably German
Medium:
Iron alloy, silver
Dimensions:
L. 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm); Gr. W. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm); Diam. of rowel 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); Wt. 4 oz. (113.4 g).
Classification:
Equestrian Equipment-Spurs
Credit Line:
Gift of Stephen V. Grancsay, 1942
Accession Number:
42.50.363–364
Not on view
Frédéric Spitzer; Clarence H. Mackay, Roslyn, L.I.
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