Large brass curb bit with applied silver five point stars on each side. Black leather bridle and reins have brass buckles and escutcheon plate decorations, and bronze rosettes with applied letters "A." Lot also includes a black leather breast strap with heart shaped brass Martingale plate embossed with an eagle and wreath, and bordered in a stamped floral pattern. The plate is mounted on a multi layer leather heart shaped background. The side straps are decorated with brass discs and braided leather edging, complete with buckles.
Provenance: John Ashworth Collection
Good. Over half of the braided edging on the breast strap is missing as are two brass discs, leather finish crazed.