"Of chased and perforated steel, with large buckles for the straps. Spurs in such condition, so decorated and retaining their buckles are very rare.
Provenance: Purchased by William Randolph Hearst from Arnold Seligmann, Rey & Co., Inc., April 24, 1924 for $169.16; sold to Gimbel Bros., Inc., August 27, 1941 for $65."
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Long Island University, Brookville, NY, http://liu.edu Photograph, William Randolph Hearst Archive, S/B lot 625, Art. #210 & 202, Album 8, p. 3