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    Vintage Wooly Sheepskin Chaps by J. C. Rachford of Alturas, California. The border tooled hand-stamped belt measures 29" at the smallest and up to 40" at the longest. The belt loop by the buckle is clearly marked "J. C. Rachford/ Alturas, Cal". The full leg chaps are 35" from the top of the belt to the bottom of the chaps. Rachford, known as "Uncle Johnnie", had a harness shop on Main Street in Alturas where he carried "a first class stock of Harness, Bits, Spurs, Schaparejos [sic]". Some sheepskin hair loss, else near fine.

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    July, 2009
    25th Saturday
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