SBT 1993-31/950

Caption
A side saddle, mid-sixteenth century.
Date Made:
about 1550s
Description
A mid-sixteenth century leather and velvet side-saddle; grey/green; very early circular side-saddle on a metal frame with 6 leather straps; the top is decorated with braid and fringing.
Diameter:
48.5 cm (seat)
Height:
33.5 cm & 18 cm (seat)
Length:
57 cm
Width:
69 cm
Material:
leather , metal , textile , velvet , hessian
Current Location:
Shakespeare Centre