Horse Brass England Palm Of Hand Pub Brass Souvenir 1950s Tourist Brass Harness Ornament
This is a horse brass or pub brass featuring the palm of an upraised hand in a circle and is a souvenir tourist brass made in England in the 1950s as a copy of a Victorian trademark brass.
The horse brass is 3 inches high by 2.75 inches wide and is in very good +++ used vintage condition.
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.