Large Antique Lines Brothers Sportiboy Rocking Horse circa 1930. Height 46 inches from floor to top of neck. Both stand and glass eyes are his original, he also carries the usual Sportiboy brackets, which display Lines Brothers Ltd SP3. Beau has had full restoration carried out, this included, handmade detachable saddle and bridle, handmade martingale and Lines saddle cloth as was the norm for Sportiboy models.
He has all new paintwork and has been reproduced in the typical Lines Brothers style. The stand has been completely overhauled. Dark varnishing completes the final look to show his lines and colouring. Beau has a beautiful soft face and commands attention. Every child would adore him! This Antique Wooden Rocking Horse was produced by Lines Brothers Ltd. Identifying features are very noticeable having, turned pillars bearing a middle banding and bottom and top turned collars, displaying of bowler hats on hoof rails and top of stand, brackets displaying LB Ltd 1,2 or 3. A very popular horse for its time, well manufactured. As were all from the Lines Stable.