Discovering Horse Brasses, Paperback Book

Discovering Horse Brasses Paperback

Part of the Shire Discovering series

Share

Description

Horse brasses are flat, generally round, ornaments for decorating the harness of draught horses.

First devised as charms to keep the animal safe, brasses later became purely decorative.

This book traces the history of horse brasses, from the plain, simple early examples through to the more advanced brasses that were developed as our knowledge of brass casting improved.

Packed with over 200 photographs of different horse brasses, this classic title is an ideal collector's introduction, and a section on the care, cleaning and renovation of horse brasses makes this essential reading for new collectors.

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 48 pages, illustrations
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Antiques & collectables
  • ISBN: 9780747804802

£4.99

£4.98

Free delivery within the UK
Free
Standard Delivery
Within the UK

Also by John Vince   |  View all

£6.99

£6.08

Available with free
standard delivery

£26.99

£21.59

Available with free
standard delivery

£97.95

£73.03

Available with free
standard delivery

Also in the Shire Discovering series   |  View all

£8.99

£7.18

Available with free
standard delivery

£6.99

£6.08

Available with free
standard delivery

£6.99

£6.08

Available with free
standard delivery