Mexican spur

   Clark: 1860s. A spur with an especially large rowel. While Mexicans favored this type of spur, some Anglo cowboys found it unnecessarily cruel to the horse.

Cowboy Talk. A Dictionary of Spanish Terms. . 2013.

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