Object Title

Equestrian mannequin

Equestrian mannequin

Date

1660-1699

Object Number

XVII.12 A

Physical Description

Carved oak horse painted black following restoration in 1997. The left hindleg is raised and the right foreleg is raised, the horse has a prancing attitude. During restoration an inscribed piece of glass paper (XVII.12 B) was discovered in the body cavity which recorded that the horse had been restored by Armouries Foreman Buckingham in 1893.

Associations

Places Britain