Documentary Oxen Horns

Ref: MS2467£8500

Unique documentary pair of oxen horns, with fine scrimshaw engraving with Royal associations, each horn finely engraved and stained with Royal court of arms for Queen Victoria, and inscription
“the horns of an Highland ox exhibited at the cattle Show London 1851” and “Fed by His Royal Highness Prince Albert and obtained the 1 prize of £25 & gold medal to the breeder”
and with geometric carving to both tips

Prince Albert was the leading light of the Great Exhibition in the same year 1851

MS2467
28 x 106 x 41 cm