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    INDIAN WARS FARRIER AND HIS HORSE ca. 1870-1880. An unidentified photographer captured the image of this handsome young farrier whose sole job it was to tend to hoof trimming and shoeing of military equines. He poses here in uniform, complete with embroidered horseshoe on the shoulder, wearing heavy leather gauntlets and knee-high boots. His freshly-shod horse stands at his side. Image measures approximately 4" x 5.5" and is affixed to a blank cabinet mount with minor chips at corners.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    10th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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