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Caltrop Pendant

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Caltrop Pendant

Also known as caltrap, galtrop, cheval trap, galthrap, galtrap, calthrop or crow's foot

The armed chariots used in war by Antiochus and Mithridates at first terrified the Romans, but they afterwards made a jest of them. As a chariot of this sort does not always meet with plain and level ground, the least obstruction stops it. And if one of the horses be either killed or wounded, it falls into the enemy's hands. The Roman soldiers rendered them useless chiefly by the following contrivance: at the instant the engagement began, they strewed the field of battle with caltrops, and the horses that drew the chariots, running full speed on them, were infallibly destroyed. A caltrop is a device composed of four spikes or points arranged so that in whatever manner it is thrown on the ground, it rests on three and presents the fourth upright

1 1/4" (32 mm)

36" 2.5mm Adjustable Black Cotton Cord

Made in Boise, Idaho USA

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