A branch or pad cheek steel bit.
The mouthpiece is stamped "Stainless Steel". It has a low port.
The fixed cheeks are curved, each bears a rein loop, there is a curved shackle bar.
There is an oval silver coloured cheek boss on each side of the bit.
In the centre of each cheek badge there is a Lancaster rose and a crown, surrounding these there is a border which reads " Lancashire Constabulary".
The crown pictured is the Tudor crown - this means that it is later than Queen Victoria but before Queen Elizabeth II - so 1901-1952.
The bit is in excellent condition and could be used today.
Dimensions : mouthpiece 12cm (4¾"), cheeks 19.8cm (7¾") not including rein loops
Weight 738g (1 lb 10 oz)
Ref : bit936
Price :£170.00 (+ £4.85 insured shipping within UK which should take 24-48 hours),
Please EMAIL or use the shopping cart for shipping costs outside the UK
Although antique it may be subject to VAT / customs in some EU countries
I can accept payment in cash, cheques or money orders in Pounds Sterling. I can accept cards using dollars or Sterling via Paypal - there is a button to allow this . Please email me regarding any other form of payment. I will charge actual shipping costs (in this case first class with insurance), with no additional handling fees. I have quoted the cost for the UK - please email me for other destinations. I am happy to combine shipping costs if more than one item is bought. I will refund payment (minus shipping costs) if you are not happy with an item for any reason & contact me (promptly please) & return it. If I've described it inaccurately, I'll refund the shipping cost as well. If there has been damage in transit, please keep the item and the packaging until we have sorted out the insurance.