Stirrups (2) - Wood, Copper, Bronze - piramidal / de medio cajón - South America

Description
Stirrups (2) - Wood, Copper, Bronze - piramidal / de medio cajón - South America
Mid 20th century - Good

Typical stirrups of different regions of South America.

Both pairs have normal signs of wear but are well preserved. In original condition.


Pair of stirrups - colonial period - box type

It was used in Brazil and Upper Peru.

Material: wood, copper. Bronze details and reinforcements. The bronze eye is part of the piece that covers the piece.

Length: 23 cm
Width: 15 cm
Height: 11 cm
Weight (pair): 1,700 g

Pair of pyramidal stirrups for Paso horses. Typical model of Northern Peru. Each has been carved from a piece of solid wood with bronze and brass details and reinforcements. Fist-shaped eye.
Original leather straps.

Height: 25 cm
Width: 24 cm
Length: 17 cm
Weight (pair): 1,700 g

It comes from a private collection of worldwide stirrups.

Lot details
Total nr of items
2
Object
Stirrups
Indigenous object name
piramidal / de medio cajón
Region/ country
South America
Material
Wood, Copper, Bronze
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
25×24×17 cm
Weight
3400 g
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in