AMERICAN CARVED WOOD HORSE LEG TRADE SIGN / FORM, well detailed including applied wooden shoe. Original dry black-painted surface. Probably from a tack/saddlery shop or a blacksmith shop. Fourth quarter 19th century. 27" H. Provenance: Property of a Shenandoah Co., Virginia collector.
Found in a country store in Hume, Fauquier Co., Virginia.
Good as-found condition with wear to paint, lower leg covered with tiny tack/pin holes.