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    10-01-2012, 11:14 PM
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Foal
Vintage Bits

Hi everyone,

I've recent acquired a collection of vintage bits and have been sorting through them. Some are stamped, other are not. There are a couple that have stamps I haven't seen before.
One is an anchor (no lettering, just an anchor). The second one is a horseshoe. The horseshoe is a little worn and looks like it my have had a letter inside it (possibly an "R").
I'm hoping to find out a little more about these bits (manufacture, age, etc.) I've searched for websites that might shed some light on these stamps, but haven't found anything useful. Any ideas?
     
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    10-01-2012, 11:29 PM
  #2
Weanling
Can you post some pics? Different angles of the bits, the stamps, etc.
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    10-02-2012, 12:02 AM
  #3
Green Broke
The anchor sounds like North & Judd.

I have a couple North & Judd bits myself. Nothing fancy but they are still nice using bits to this day (I am thinking they are around 100 years old).
     
    10-02-2012, 08:25 AM
  #4
Started
Can you post pictures for no other reason than I like looking at vintage tack?

I really do enjoy neat old things.
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    10-09-2012, 01:00 AM
  #5
Foal
Sorry for the delay in re-posting. Had to get some pics together. Here are just a few. If you have any info on these, or even know where I can find info, that would be great.
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File Type: jpg Bit A1.jpg (62.9 KB, 72 views)
     
    10-09-2012, 01:03 AM
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    10-09-2012, 01:06 AM
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    10-09-2012, 01:10 AM
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    10-09-2012, 01:38 PM
  #9
Foal
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Originally Posted by bdaug67    
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Interested in selling this? I love old horse things!
     

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