The Swan.

Pilgrim badge: Swan

  • Time period: 15th Century
  • Origin: England
  • Materials: Pewter.
  • Product Dimensions: 3.8cm width x 3.5cm height;

Further details:

A Lancastrian symbol, used by the heirs to the throne, Henry of Monmouth and Edward, son of Henry VI.

Potted history;

Badge making did not only serve a religious market. It occupied a position in all aspects of life as for example, political and military to show allegiance, celebrate amorous intent, and indicate sporting interests, often with a satirical flavour.

Period: 1400 - 1500 AD

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