This nickel bit shows a lot of wear.
The mouthpiece is half-twisted or reversible.
It is stamped "..rust", this would have originally read "Never Rust" or "Cannot Rust".
The cheeks turn, the joints between the mouthpiece and the cheeks are very worn.
Each has three possible slots for the curb rein - this feature made the bit "Universal Pattern", it was often used by the military.
Mouthpiece 14cm (5½") Cheeks 20.2cm (8")
Weight 702g (1lb 8¾oz)
Ref : bit729
Price :£7.00 (+ £4.85 insured shipping within UK which should take 24-48 hours),
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