S/5017 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 triple incised line decoration and a good dark colour and patination.
3½ in. (9 cm.) High
4 in. (10 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1840