A very unusual Staffordshire model of a horse in a training blanket, circa 1810-20
Lot 143
A very unusual Staffordshire model of a horse in a training blanket, circa 1810-20
Sold for £11,875 (US$ 19,947) inc. premium
Lot Details
A very unusual Staffordshire model of a horse in a training blanket, circa 1810-20
Modelled standing on a green shaped base, its left leg forward, wearing a white training blanket painted with a chequered pattern in brown and yellow and the initials 'S' and 'G', also with a saddle and ankle guards, 18.4cm high

Footnotes

  • This racehorse is depicted as it would have appeared when it arrived at a racecourse, wearing its training blanket and hood as well as stable bandages. This exceptional model was probably a special commission with its owner's initials painted on the blanket
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