Black Bull
[black bull badge]

Pilgrim badge: The Black Bull of Clare

  • Time period:15th Century
  • Origin: England
  • Materials: Pewter.
  • Product Dimensions: 4.7cm width x 2.8cm height

Further details:

This was the Yorkist badge that was worn by the Duke of Clarence and his soldiers, as they set out with the King, to France in 1475.

Potted history;

Badge making did no 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: 1300 - 1400 AD, 1400 - 1500 AD
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