1811 - 1820
wood, paint, leather and horsehair, coloured glass and textile.
1070 mm (H); 1930 mm (W)Order this image
Erddig, Wrexham (Accredited Museum)
Rocking Horse. A Regency rocking horse, dappled grey with horsehair tail (loose) and brown glass eyes; cream and brown leather saddle and red saddle cloth. Most of the original leather bridle replaced with string and rope. Original stirrups missing. Black painted rocker.
Given by Phillip Yorke III (1905-1978) along with the estate, house and contents to the National Trust in 1973.