Edwardian Horse Brass England Dragon Wales Welsh Symbol 1900 Harness Ornament
This is an English souvenir horse brass featuring a Welsh dragon in a wreath marked Wales dating to 1900-1920.The dragon is the national symbol of Wales.
This neat antique brass has a concave back and great patina and measures 3 inches high by 2.5 inches wide.
Horse brasses were developed in the 17th century to decorate and identify draft horses and are very collectible.
In England you see them decorating the beams in pubs or hung by the fireplace in homes., or used as Christmas tree ornaments.