"Best Steel" Ring Bit

An old steel ring bit with silver coloured (? tin) plating.
The plating is scratched and bubbling in places.
This severe mouthpiece has a high rectangular port with a slot in it.
A circular ring is suspended from the top of the port, this acts as a curb.
The long cheeks curve slightly backwards, each has a small semi-circular plate on its back edge.
One cheek is stamped "Best Steel".
There are hanger shaped rein loops at the ends of the cheeks.

Dimensions of bit : Mouthpiece 12cm (4¾")
Cheeks, not including rings 19cm (7½")
Weight 662g (1lb 7¼ oz)

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Ref : bit935

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Price :£47.00 (+ 4.85 insured shipping within UK which should take 24-48 hours),
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