Longbow, 1350s

Pilgrim badge: Longbow

  • Time period: mid 14th Century
  • Origin: England
  • Materials: Pewter
  • Product Dimensions: 2.5cm width x 4.0cm height

Further details:

This badge shows a drawn longbow, which may have a more than military significance, being also a symbol of male virility.

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: 1300 - 1400 AD

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