Partridge Grouse English Horse Brass Pub Brasses Bird 1960s Game Bird Tourist
This souvenir Partridge, Grouse or other game bird English horse brass measures 3 inches high by 2.75 inches across.
This is a horse brass made for the tourist trade in the 1950-1960s and is a reproduction of an older Victorian brass.
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 of pubs and hang by the fireplace in homes.
Horse brasses also are used for decor in equestrian homes and stables, and also used as novel Christmas tree and wreath ornaments.