Victorian Era English Horse Brass Standing Draft Horse Antique 1890-1900
This is an antique Victorian era horse brass depicting a standing draft horse in harness without a frame.
The horse brass dates to 1890 to 1900 and has a concave back.
The horse brass measures 3 inches high by 3 wide and is in very good +++ used vintage condition with patina and use marks.
A wonderful older Victorian example.
Horse brasses originated during the 17th century to decorate and identify draft horses and ward off evil spirits.
Horse brasses are a popular collectible today. In England they decorate the beams of pubs and hang by the fireplace in homes and decorate Christmas trees.