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Horse Brass - George V, 1911 Object Reg. No: ST 034408

Horse brass commemorating the coronation of George V in 1911. Heads of King George V and Queen Mary in centre. Marked "God save the King and Queen crowned 1911". Crenate edge. Type: cast brass. Date: 1911.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr W. Haysom, 1982
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: amulets, animals, cultural beliefs, folklore, harnesses, heraldry, horse brasses, rituals, souvenirs, symbols
Themes this item is part of: HRH King George V (1865-1936), Cultural Diversity Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, HM Queen Mary (1867-1953)
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Animal Husbandry
Tertiary Classification: horses
Date Made: England, Great Britain, 1911
Person Depicted: HM Queen Mary, England, Great Britain, 1911
Person Depicted: HM King George V, England, Great Britain, 1911
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"COLLECTIONS - Strange Amulets for Horses",, viewed, 23.05.2008 LDH, viewed, 23.05.2008 LDH, viewed, 23.05.2008 LDH, viewed, 23.05.2008 LDH, viewed, 23.05.2008 LDH
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  2. [Digital Medium] Horsebrass Era. 2007. Illustrated Guide to Horse Brasses., 2007


shai blac Posted on 13 Feb 2013 11:17 AM
I have bought a horse brass with a 1911 king george v emblem have had it for many years would love to donatd it to the meseum

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