Antique Vintage US Army 1917 High Back Packing Saddle

Category: 
Price: 
$2 100.00
Seat Size: 
16"
Color: 
Dark brown
Year: 
1917
Condition: 
Used
RARE/VINTAGE 1917 stamped U.S. Army high back packing saddle. It’s in very nice condition and features a double rigging, double skirts with basket weave trim design, an iron horn, and compass pouch behind the cantle. The seat measure 16". Seat jockeys are slightly curled, there has been a repair to the bottom of the right stirrup fender and there is a small tear on the right side skirt and there is some peeling of the leather on the horn – all pictured. There is an actual “US” stamp on the left rear skirt corner. At over 100 years old, this is a great opportunity to own and use an authentic piece of history for reenactment, or wonderful as an addition to a collection of US military memorabilia. Also see the cavalry history book illustration (not included) showing the saddle drawn and labeled as “A full-rigged packers riding saddle ca. 1917”(cinches are not available but the current owner had them at one time and they were exactly as pictured in the illustration). No returns, no trades. Will include shipping for free anywhere in the lower 48 US states. Owner will entertain reasonable offers. NO lowball offers will be accepted. This saddle is rare and is in good condition. It won't last long in this condition!
Shipping info/conditions: 
Free shipping anywhere in the lower 48 US states.

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