FINE AND RARE POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED WOODEN HORSE AND CARRIAGE DISPLAY PIECE, AMERICA, CIRCA 1915
carved wood, metal and leather model of a horse and carriage with driver.
Height 22 ¼ in. by Length 49 ¾ in. by Width 15 ¼ in.
With one red bead detached and lacking three others.
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Giampietro American Folk Art, New Haven, Connecticut.
This piece was originally used in the window display of a St. Louis, Missouri tack shop.