Horse Brass Horse With No Tail England Pub Brass Souvenir 1920s Tourist Brass Pub Brass

Horse Brass Horse With No Tail England Pub Brass Souvenir 1920s Tourist Brass Pub Brass

SKU: 2333-098

  • $14.00


This horse brass, souvenir brass or pub brass measures 3.2 inches high by 3 inches wide and features a horse without a tail or a docked tail.

It was made in England and is a 1920s reproduction of a 1880s design and has a coved back.

I am unsure if the docked tail is intentional or a manufacturing error, as it is a nicely made brass. Victorian examples with no tail have been seen.

A fun piece. Horse brasses originated during the 17th century to decorate and identify draft horses. Horse brasses are a popular collectible today.

In England they decorate the beams in pubs and hang by the fireplace in homes, and I have seen them used as Christmas tree ornaments by my horse loving friends!


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