Rocking Horse

Possibly American

second half 19th century

skin covered on a bow rocker with green glass eyes, tooled leather with brass rosettes, and horse hair

Ht. 38", L. 67 1/2", W. 17"


Provenance: Bettie and Seymour Mintz Collection; Private Philadelphia Collection, 1986

Literature: Wamsley, “A Bussard’s Branch,” Architectural Digest (June 1986), illus. pp. 129 and front cover.