Trainer told me told it is time to retire my older saddle.
Avante CC Prism 16.5
Paid $ 1,600
Medium tree (i believe)
Believe it is metal enforced tree.
Model Year 2000 or 2001
Blocks: Sturdy Knee Block
Saddle was used in the a-circuit from hunters, equitation, jumpers to the grand prix. Its still a lovely saddle.
Saddle has been used on 14.2hh welsh cob/Arabian X, 15.2hh stocky QH, 15.3hh TB, many lesson horses and now 16.2hh fat high wither TB
Been through alot, but in excellent shape! Billets completely intack. WELL broken in. Has some cosmetic marks but only seen when close up to it. (i rode in this saddle for 7-8 years) No previous owner. Has had saddle covers on when in tack room, never been off a pad.
Asking price: $700 obo
Will be willing to trade for a 17' dover circuit, northrun ashland or a courbette axxis