Artillery "Limber Pole Pad" - Inventory Number: ART 325 / Sold
This is a padded leather cover which was placed on the end of the artillery carriage pole to prevent injury to the lead horses. The pole-pad was taken off and stored when the carriage was not in use. Often referred to as a limber pole-pad.
Constructed of leather, the “ball” measures 4 3/4” in height x 4” in diameter, with iron fastening spike. The leather body is in particularly good condition and remains solid. Stitching is strong throughout.
Inventory Number: ART 325 / Sold