Watering bit

Object Number: 
INV.891
Date: 
1875-1950
Medium: 
Steel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 11 1/2 x 1/2 in. ( 7 x 29.2 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on bit: "STEEL/ HARRIS & NIXON/ IMPORTERS NY/ L. B."
Description: 
Steel snaffle watering bit with two loops forming the joint in the center; two rings on rods with ball ends attach to the bit ends; two large rings are loose over the bit.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Walter Jennings
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group