A Steel Bit with Swinging Arms

This is an antique European horse bit - possibly for military use ?
It is made of steel which has an aged dark patina.
Its mouthpiece has a low port.
The cheeks are curved, they have swinging arms that would attach to the cheekpieces of the bridle - rather like a Chifney.
There are no maker's marks or stamps

Dimensions : Mouthpiece 5" (12.8cm), Cheek length 6" (15cm)
Weight : 225g (7⅞oz)

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