Augustus, a large F H Ayres, circa 1900.
Large F H Ayres circa 1900
Augustus is a very large F H Ayres, a
rarity with a number 6 carved on his forehead, this dates him to
pre-1900 and is thought to be linked to productivity, the number 6 was
applied to large horses. His stand has the remnants of a stencil
His original paint was sadly unable to
be saved and he has had a full professional restore to his original
design, however retaining his aged look and character. He even has the
pommel on his saddle which would have been used for young ladies to ride
side saddle many years ago.
We have before and after photos which
we are happy to pass onto his new owners. Please note the photo of his
forehead is prior to restoration. His browband now mostly covers the
Augustus is a special and stunning
horse with great presence and beauty and would make a wonderful focal
point to any room. He is also fit and ready to ride.
His measurements are:
DELIVERY INCLUDED UK MAINLAND exc Highlands. Other areas by arrangement and at additional cost. Or you may view and collect from us here at IP21.
Courier is typically approx. 14 days but our courier will liaise with you to
arrange a mutually convenient delivery date and time.
Please be aware these are mostly old horses and as such may show some minor
age related characteristics. All the horses however are fully rideable
and solid. If you are unsure, please arrange to come and view before
purchasing. Viewing by appointment.
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