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We bought about ten acres at auction and found these harness and sadle laying in the pasture

KM says 2015-09-18 14:43:28 (CST)

Great find. Most the hames and collars are art worthy at this point but the fly net may still be fine.

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Kate V says 2015-09-20 14:57:40 (CST)

The pictures are so tiny. How can I view them larger? I clicked on one of them, and my computer froze.
Is it my computer/system that's the issue?

3 years ago via Forums | Front Porch Forum

Uncle Joe says 2015-09-20 15:50:29 (CST)

Hi Kate. I think it may be your setup. Please email us your specs: browser and operating system versions. Thanks.

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Monte says 2015-09-21 21:17:59 (CST)

Bret i realize they are junk i was just posting pics of what we found not 20 feet from the barn . I dont know what all is there i just came up on it while cleaning up around the barn but i see 4 collars, hames , one saddle , fly net and some harness
Just a shame they didnt throw all the trash out of the barn instead of these items
Years ago they had horse auctions at this property

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KM says 2015-09-22 11:01:40 (CST)

Take off the hames and clean them up but don't remove the patina. Make horse collar and hame mirrors, clocks, and other art. I have found old harness to be quite valuable up-cylced in to art.

I like to cut the buckles and heel chains out. I have several sets of heel chains with connectors cut out of old harness. I use it when hooking to various implements. Sometimes you need an extra link or 2.

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