How do you tell the age?
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack Reviews

How do you tell the age?

This is a discussion on How do you tell the age? within the Horse Tack Reviews forums, part of the Horse Tack category
  • How do you tell the age of a horse

Like Tree5Likes
  • 2 Post By TackJack
  • 1 Post By nickers103
  • 1 Post By TackJack
  • 1 Post By Princesspaola21

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    06-18-2013, 11:27 PM
  #1
Weanling
Question How do you tell the age?

I've finally found a saddle that seems to fit my Arei girl! It's a Circle Y Equitation saddle in decent condition. I was wondering how you can tell or find out the age of this saddle.
I've included several photos to go upon.
Out of curiosity as well, what would be a fair price to pay for this specific saddle?
I think it's a great deal (Ill reveal the price Im paying after a few suggestions) and even more pleased that it fits both her and I what seems confortably.







     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    06-19-2013, 08:53 AM
  #2
Foal
October 1997.

2845 is the model number. 1 is for the medium tree size. 55 is for the 15.5" seat size. 7 is for the Ultra Lite color. 1097 means it was made in October 1997. 01 is a unique number for this saddle.

Fair Price Guess: $700 - $800

It's 16 yrs old but looks to be in really good shape. Fleece looks good. I could see that saddle lasting you 15+ years.
nickers103 and BrieannaKelly like this.
     
    06-19-2013, 09:59 AM
  #3
Foal
Just wanted to comment and say what a beautiful saddle!
BrieannaKelly likes this.
     
    06-19-2013, 11:25 AM
  #4
Weanling
Quote:
Originally Posted by TackJack    
October 1997.

2845 is the model number. 1 is for the medium tree size. 55 is for the 15.5" seat size. 7 is for the Ultra Lite color. 1097 means it was made in October 1997. 01 is a unique number for this saddle.

Fair Price Guess: $700 - $800

It's 16 yrs old but looks to be in really good shape. Fleece looks good. I could see that saddle lasting you 15+ years.
WOW! Thank you so very much for all that great information! That helped tremendously!
It does need some TLC but nothing a little elbow grease and leather conditioner can't do.
I'm getting it for the low price of $425! It was $450 when I first saw it at the tack store two weeks ago. I'm thinking I found a nice find with this one.

Thanks a ton again!
     
    06-19-2013, 12:01 PM
  #5
Foal
Quote:
Originally Posted by BrieannaKelly    
WOW! Thank you so very much for all that great information! That helped tremendously!
It does need some TLC but nothing a little elbow grease and leather conditioner can't do.
I'm getting it for the low price of $425! It was $450 when I first saw it at the tack store two weeks ago. I'm thinking I found a nice find with this one.

Thanks a ton again!
Sweet deal!!!

I was going to say if you're buying it from a buddy then $600 or so it probably a fair price. Getting it at $425 from a tack shop is excellent!

I'll bet you could ride it for 5 years and still sell it for a profit
BrieannaKelly likes this.
     
    06-19-2013, 12:18 PM
  #6
Foal
Nice saddle! Circle Ys are my favorite. They last forever. I rode in a circle y my aunt had laying around for years until last year I bought my own circle y.


Sent from Petguide.com Free App
BrieannaKelly likes this.
     

Tags
circle y, equitation saddle, saddle, saddle age

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What age??? Kelsie1 Horse Training 9 02-19-2013 06:11 PM
Your age to your horse's age... horseluver2435 Horse Talk 50 05-13-2010 11:20 PM
What age... dynamite. Horse Shows 15 03-13-2010 10:24 PM
At what age do you think is a good age to start your horse? shermanismybaby3006 Horse Training 11 10-15-2008 09:22 PM
age? horse_luver4e Horse Breeding 36 08-02-2007 11:31 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:33 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0