Stirrups (4) - Leather, Metal, Wood - Huaco / Picador - South America

Description
Stirrups (4) - Leather, Metal, Wood - Huaco / Picador - South America
Mid 20th century - Good

Two pairs of box-type stirrups.

Pair of old Chilean ‘huaso’ stirrups in carved wood with wrought iron reinforcement.
The ‘huaso’ term is used in Chile and is equivalent to the Argentine ‘gaucho’.

Length: 27 cm
Width: 15 cm
Height: 17 cm
Interior: 20 x 12 cm
Weight of the pair: 2300 g

Pair of old ‘picador’ stirrups used in bullfighting.
This model for sale has been acquired in Colombia where the Our Lady of Monserrate Bullfighting Festival is celebrated every year at the Santamaría Bullring in Bogotá.
Thick leather and wrought iron.

Length: 30 cm
Width: 15 cm
Height: 20 cm
Weight of the pair: 1,900 g

Both pairs with signs of wear but well preserved for their age.
It comes from a private collection of worldwide stirrups.

Lot details
Total nr of items
4
Object
Stirrups
Ethnic group/ culture
Huaco / Picador
Region/ country
South America
Material
Leather, Metal, Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
20×27×15 cm
Weight
4300 g
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