Sleigh Bells Egg Stamped sz 2 Brass Rivet 44 Strap c1890s Christmas Jingle Horse
Gorgeous Antique Stamped Brass 2 Piece Jingle Horse Sleigh Bells on Leather Strap 44 count Size 2 Egg Shaped bells, 1 1/4 inches diameter each, 4 inch circumference Strap 90 inches long x 1 inch wide Distressed cracked dark brown leather, original Complete strap with oxidized buckle, intact Nickel plating on bells is worn, some oxidization showing through plating Bells have a wonderful Santa's Sleigh waterfall shimmery sound Dates to late 1800s or early c1900's, rivet bells first created c1860 Steel rivets were used to attach to leather straps starting c1870s Perfect Christmas decor or popular for use for dancing by Native Canadians/Americans due to lighter weight of stamped bells Rivet bells, 6 missing from strap, 44 present Farm fresh, dirty from barn storage, requires cleaning Bells on strap weighs. 80 kg or 1 3/4 lbs before packaging. Video will open in a new window. The item "Sleigh Bells Egg Stamped sz 2 Brass Rivet 44 Strap c1890s Christmas Jingle Horse" is in sale since Friday, July 15, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Bells". The seller is "mandicrafts" and is located in Oakville, Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.
Time Period Manufactured: 1850-1899
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
UPC: Does not apply
Item: Sleigh bells
Feature: Nickel plating
Type: Sleigh Bell