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Flying Phallus
[flying phallus]

Carnival badge: Flying Phallus

  • Time period: later 14 - early 15 th Century
  • Origin: Dutch
  • Materials: Pewter
  • Product Dimensions: 4.3cm width x 3.2cm height

Further details:

The phallus animal wears a rumbler bell at its neck and has wings. This is the most common form of profane badge.

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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