A Badge, 14th – 16th century


Item ref: 2634

  • England
  • Bronze and gold
  • 6.1 cm / 2.4 in x 4.8 cm / 1.9 in


Private collection, United Kingdom

The peacock which forms this badge was used principally by the Manners family, who inherited the emblem from the De Ros family, Lord Roos. The Manners family are the Dukes of Rutland, and this peacock is possibly a livery badge and is inscribed E PASS.