Carousel Horse, Antique Wood Dentzel Listener
Measurements are 60"x 65" long x 11", all wood antique,
Carved one ear forward, and one ear turned back and listening ‘ original glass eyes. Considered to be a Standing horse, he is actually pacing ..both legs on the same side moving forward at the same time. Head position is considered a Stargazer, head looking up at the sky( glass eyes)...carved fringe on both the flank and double breast strapping with a decorative carving holding the flank strap. Looks like the 2 or 3 jewels are missing.
This horse was carved circa 1910-1925 in the Dentzel Factory in New York. He is a stationary horse, never went up and down.
He is in old Park paint, chipped, paint missing. This horse is a Bay, Brown Body with a Black mane and tail. Orange Saddle light Blue and Red trim. Would have more colorful trim, maybe even gold or silver, and some more decorative painting.
Condition issues,Wood looks to be in very good shape, do not see any seam problems in these photos.
Includes black wood base and no brass pole.