Horse Brass depicting a Masonic lodge skull and cross bones symbol with fourteen perforations around the border and an interchanging bi- serrate, crenate edge. There is an adhesive sticker stating that this brass is certified as being over 100 years old. H. S. Richards in his reference "All About Horse Brasses" lists that this brass is very rare. Type: cast brass. Date: 1825-1939.
Comments: item has the remains of two studs on back, possibly from the casting process.
Donation from Mr W. J. Haysom, 30/06/1982
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[Book] Chevalier, Jean & Gheerbrant, Alain. 1994. The Penguin Dictionary of Symbols., 1994
[Digital Medium] Horsebrass Era. 2007. Illustrated Guide to Horse Brasses., 2007