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Collection of Leather-mounted Horse Brasses

Auction:
3023T
Lot:
1685
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3023T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Collection of Leather-mounted Horse Brasses, England, late 19th/early 20th century, twenty-six brass plates mounted on six leather backings, the plates featuring horses, hearts, geometric designs, and advertisements for horse tack makers in Exeter, Swansea, Pontypool, Franklin, and Basford, England, mount lg. to 24 in.
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Exeter, United Kingdom, Agriculture, Amulets, Basford, Brass, Equidae, Equus, Horse brass, Horse harness, Horse tack, Luck, Monumental brass, Numismatics

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