Bridle Decoration

Object ID
2001.38.41.B
Object Name
Bridle Decoration
Title
Bridle Decoration
Object Collection
Material
Metal
Object Entities
Barbatsuly, (is related to)
Access Points
Object Description
A metal bull head bridle decoration with a loop on the right side and a rectangular loop on the left side. The loop on the right has an "S" shaped hook/bolt through it. On the back of the bulls head "419" is written in ink on a small piece of white tape.
Origin
The bridle is a piece of safety equipment, responsible for holding the bit and the reins in place so that you can communicate with your horse while riding. Riders often decorate the bridle with metal ornamentations.
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Citation
Bridle Decoration, The Barbatsuly Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/10176. Accessed 11/30/21.