Antique Dentzel Carousel Horse - Outer Row

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Carved by the Gustav Dentzel carousel factory in Germantown, PA, circa 1885, and professionally restored in 1990 by Carousel Works, Inc in Mansfield, OH. Currently it resides in Holmdel, NJ.

  • Height - 63"
  • Total Length - 54"
  • Length (rump to bust) - 48"

The Philadelphia Style horse presents in very good condition, in a polychrome palete of a bright bay body having a flaxen mane and trappings in blue, red, tan, brown and metallic gold. The figure has glass eyes and is furnished with a natural horsehair tail.

Purchased from Robert R. Kissel, on 4/14/90 for a price of $20,000. It was restored by Carousel Works, Inc. on 7/5/90 for another $2,000.

~ Barbara (current owner)