Gift of Ms. Anne Ellinwood

Leather horse bridle, possibly to accompany a McClellan saddle. Inspector's mark imprinted in leather on top center of crown piece. Reads "Rock Island Arsenal, 1905 J.N.S." Brass rosettes on either side crown piece, both with the U.S. symbol (eagle with wings open, holding arrows). Reigns and bit missing. See also H2001.16.11-H2001.16.16 (DRHOODE: 6/4/01)

Used: Dr. Lathrop McDowell Ellinwood | Horseback riding

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