Hame

2.09

Category
Materials

Dimensions

13.970 cm. W x 6.350 cm. D x 66.040 cm. L Item (Overall)

Description
Wooden hames - pair. Appears to be home-made. The wood is carved on the ends, and had metal fittings and rings to attach to a horse. There was once padding on the back to make it more comfortable for the horse. Definition - Hames, a pair of curved metal (or sometimes wooden) pieces lying on the horse collar of a horse harness, taking the pull from the traces

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