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A Chinese Shagreen, Wood and Leather Saddle with Beaded Woven Horse Blanket, 19th century 10-1/4 x 16 x 18-3/4 inches (26.0 x 40.6 x 47.6 cm) The saddle is of carved wood, joined with rawhide bindings, covered in stingray shagreen with tooled metal mounts, scarlet padding fastened with tooled medallions, with a crocheted saddle blanket decorated with beads and shells.HID03101242017


Flaking and missing shagreen to saddle, only two medallions fasten the padding, fading to padding, cracking, splintering and wear to underside, soiling to blanket which is intact with wear indicative of age and use.

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63233: A Chinese Shagreen, Wood and Leather Saddle with

Estimate $800 - $1,200Jun 07
Dallas, TX, USA
Auction Curated By:
Karen Rigdon
Director Decorative Art & Design, Silver & Vertu
Ariana Hartsock
Fine Art