A pair of Alanian stirrups, 10th - 11th century
Antiquities, Poster Collection of Engelhardt, Antique Arms & Armour | O91apa | Online auction | 218 Lots
DescriptionIron stirrups, reinforced on the underside by a cross band. The footplates perforated six times in the centre. One stirrup bent. Very good iron substance. With burnt patina. No additions. Length 19 cm.
Provenance: South German private collection, acquired in the early 2000s on art markets in North Rhine-Westphalia, Belgium and the Netherlands.
Condition: II - Questions about the lot?