S/5022 Antique Treen 19th Century Lignum Vitae Stable Log
An attractive lignum vitae stable log, ideal as a paperweight, used at the end of a halter rope to prevent a horse straying too far, while not restricting movement unnecessarily. It has quadruple incised line decoration and a good medium colour and patination.
3¼ in. (8.5 cm.) High
4 in. (10 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1850