Very rare horse muzzle, Renaissance Classic called noseband. It is decorated with a German shield alternating wooden deer and eagles, framed by two wild men standing with banners. Central decoration of two-headed eagle surmounted by an angel. Front medallion with faun head. On the sides, multiple lions' muzzles alternating with flowers. Renaissance or early 17th century period.
Really good condition
A copy of wrought iron, of the same time, deposit of Paris Army Museum is located in Saumur Horse Museum, inventory number: D 978-1-2; G.D 6192.