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Vintage Carousel Horse
Located in Napa, CA
Vintage Carousel Horse believed to be from the 18th century with wonderful worn distress finish.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Carnival Art

  • Vintage Carousel Horse
  • Vintage Carousel Horse
  • Vintage Carousel Horse
  • Vintage Carousel Horse
H 41.5 in. W 40 in. D 12 in.
Black Carousel Horse, Wood Horse Sculpture on Metal Base, 1960s
Located in Antwerp, BE
Wooden Carousel Horse - Fairground horse - Merry-go-round Horse. Smaller model, so easy to be placed. This Mid-20th century hand carved Animal Sculpture is a Black horse - Black Beau...
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Mid-20th Century European Mid-Century Modern Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

1920s American Carousel Horse
Located in Tetbury, Gloucestershire
A decorative 1920s carved wood American carousel horse, in original paint. Rests on a later made stand.
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20th Century American Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

  • 1920s American Carousel Horse
  • 1920s American Carousel Horse
  • 1920s American Carousel Horse
  • 1920s American Carousel Horse
H 27.17 in. W 66.15 in. D 7.88 in.
2 American Carousel Decorated Horses
Located in New York, NY
2 American Carousel style carved and decorated figures of horse with iron support (20th Cent) (PRICED EACH)
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20th Century American Carnival Art

Materials

Iron

  • 2 American Carousel Decorated Horses
  • 2 American Carousel Decorated Horses
  • 2 American Carousel Decorated Horses
  • 2 American Carousel Decorated Horses
H 50 in. W 50 in. D 10 in.
Giant Vintage Wooden Horse Sculpture, USA, 1950s
Located in Antwerp, BE
Stunning and huge 74 inch / 188 cm !! vintage solid Wood Handcarved Sculpture - Animal Statue. A standing Horse - Raising horse decorated as a Carnival Type Horse. This hardwood he...
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Mid-20th Century North American American Craftsman Carnival Art

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Hardwood

  • Giant Vintage Wooden Horse Sculpture, USA, 1950s
  • Giant Vintage Wooden Horse Sculpture, USA, 1950s
  • Giant Vintage Wooden Horse Sculpture, USA, 1950s
  • Giant Vintage Wooden Horse Sculpture, USA, 1950s
H 74.02 in. W 37.8 in. D 15.36 in.
Ceramic Horse Figure Whistle from Mexico, 1980s
Located in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
Orange and black glazed horse figure and whistle from Morelos, Mexico, 1980s. These Folk Art ceramic figures were available during traveling carnivals throughout Mexico in the early ...
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Vintage 1980s Mexican Folk Art Carnival Art

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Ceramic

19th Century French Wood Carousel Horse, 1850s
Located in LEGNY, FR
Beautiful 19th century French painted wood carousel Horse from the 1850s. White painted wooden horse on a metal base (made for this horse) that can be removable and height adjustabl...
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Carnival Art

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Metal

  • 19th Century French Wood Carousel Horse, 1850s
  • 19th Century French Wood Carousel Horse, 1850s
  • 19th Century French Wood Carousel Horse, 1850s
  • 19th Century French Wood Carousel Horse, 1850s
H 55.12 in. W 48.82 in. D 13 in.
J. Hübner Germany Carved Wood Carousel Horse Early 20th Century
Located in Antwerp, BE
Antique handcarved wooden carousel Horse made by Atelier Hübner Germany - Josef Hübner - Joseph Hubner. This piece of Carnival Art - funfair roundabout horse - Merry-go-round Hor...
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Early 20th Century German Folk Art Carnival Art

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Metal

French Papier Mâché Theatre Horse Head from Paris, circa 1950s
Located in London, GB
French papier mâché theatre horse head from Paris, circa 1950s For sale in this LOT is a rare original 1950s Papier mâché French theatre horse’s heads. This item was obtained via ...
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Vintage 1950s French Folk Art Carnival Art

Materials

Paper

Pair of Antique 19th Century Painted Carnival Carousel Horses
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Great looking pair of fanciful carousel horses on iron bases. Bright original paint and carving. Great pieces of folk art! Children can actually sit on them! Sturdy and so much fun!
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Antique 19th Century Guatemalan Folk Art Children's Furniture

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Wood, Paint

Original Vintage Poster for the Aufgalopp Faschingsfest Carnival Munich Ft Horse
Located in London, GB
Original vintage advertising poster for the Aufgalopp Faschingsfest Lent Carnival in Riem Munich, an annual event sponsored by the Munich Racing Association. Colourful design featuri...
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Vintage 1930s German Posters

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Paper

Original Vintage Poster For The Aufgalopp Faschingsfest Carnival Munich Ft Horse
Located in London, GB
Original vintage advertising poster for the Aufgalopp Faschingsfest Lent Carnival in Riem Munich, an annual event sponsored by the Munich Racing Association. Colourful design featuri...
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1930s More Prints

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Paper

Rare Early 20th Century Carnival Wooden Horse Figures from Mexico
Located in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
Collector pieces. Black painted, carved wood horse from Veracruz used during ceremonial dances and festivities, Mexico. Original horse hair and textile bridle.
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Early 20th Century Mexican Folk Art Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

Rare Early 20th Century Carnival Wooden Horse Figures from Mexico
Located in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
Collector pieces. Carved wood horse heads from Veracruz, Mexico used during ceremonial dances and festivities. Very rare find. Orange painted. Original horse hair and textile bridle....
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Early 20th Century Mexican Folk Art Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

Rare Early 20th Century Carnival Wooden Horse Figures from Mexico
Located in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
Collector's sculpture pieces. Carnival carved horse head from Veracruz, Mexico. Used for ceremonial dances and festivities. Original horse hair and textile bridle. Yellow marble eyes.
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Early 20th Century Mexican Folk Art Carnival Art

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Wood

Antique Carousel Horse
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Antique carousel horse
Category

Antique 19th Century Carnival Art

  • Antique Carousel Horse
  • Antique Carousel Horse
  • Antique Carousel Horse
  • Antique Carousel Horse
H 38.5 in. W 55 in. D 14 in.
Carousel Horse, circa 1912
By Marcus Charles Illions 1
Located in Great Barrington, MA
Hand carved by M. C. Illions, one of two greatest artists of the carousel world. Illions first carved in Englad then moved to Brooklyn, NY. This particular carosel horse was an ins...
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Early 20th Century American Carnival Art

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Wood

  • Carousel Horse, circa 1912
  • Carousel Horse, circa 1912
  • Carousel Horse, circa 1912
  • Carousel Horse, circa 1912
H 60 in. W 57 in. D 15 in.
Droopy Carousel Animal / Horse
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Droopy Carousel Animal / Horse
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Vintage 1940s American Carnival Art

Materials

Wood, Paint

  • Droopy Carousel Animal / Horse
  • Droopy Carousel Animal / Horse
  • Droopy Carousel Animal / Horse
  • Droopy Carousel Animal / Horse
H 31 in. W 40 in. D 11 in.
Wooden Carousel Western Horse
By Hennecke
Located in Antwerp, BE
Lovely Carousel horse from the 1950s. Carved wood with leather saddle and reins on chrome stand. The children's horse has even metal horseshoes at the back. Western riding, reinin...
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Mid-20th Century German Folk Art Carnival Art

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Leather, Wood

  • Wooden Carousel Western Horse
  • Wooden Carousel Western Horse
  • Wooden Carousel Western Horse
  • Wooden Carousel Western Horse
H 28.35 in. W 43.31 in. D 9.45 in.
Restored Spillman Carousel Horse
By Herschell Spillman
Located in Aurora, OR
Allan Herschell was a Pioneer, not only of carousels, but other amusement park rides for children and adults. His companies were founded in upstate New York and he counted Rudolph Wu...
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Early 20th Century Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

  • Restored Spillman Carousel Horse
  • Restored Spillman Carousel Horse
  • Restored Spillman Carousel Horse
  • Restored Spillman Carousel Horse
H 34 in. W 8 in. D 43 in.
Wooden Carousel Horse Original Paint
Located in Stamford, CT
Fine original painted Carousel Horse. With the original straps.
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Vintage 1940s American Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

  • Wooden Carousel Horse Original Paint
  • Wooden Carousel Horse Original Paint
  • Wooden Carousel Horse Original Paint
  • Wooden Carousel Horse Original Paint
H 52 in. W 11 in. D 41 in.
Primitive Dutch Carousel Horse Fragment
Located in Wichita, KS
A beautiful Dutch folk art piece with traces of multiple layers of paint on bespoke iron stand. This piece is beautifully weathered with well done older repairs. Circa 1800-1900.
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Antique 19th Century Dutch Folk Art Carnival Art

Vintage Race Horse Game Wheel
Located in Winter Park, FL
Vintage race horse gaming wheel made of wood and faced with plexiglass with metal trim and pins. Back is painted red and stamped "Ace Tent Amusement"<br /> <br /> MORE ANTIQUES AVA...
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Vintage 1950s Carnival Art

20th Century Carousel Horse
Located in Gloucestershire, GB
Early 1960's Carousel Fibreglass Horse displaying exciting prancing movement of the head.
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Mid-20th Century Carnival Art

  • 20th Century Carousel Horse
  • 20th Century Carousel Horse
  • 20th Century Carousel Horse
  • 20th Century Carousel Horse
H 46.46 in. W 83.47 in. D 17.33 in.
CIRCUS HORSE FEATHER DECORATION, circa 1880s
Located in Essex, MA
A 19th century cherry red feather parade or circus feather decoration for a horse, c. 1880s, on its original flattened iron rod, mounted on an old wood foundry pattern mold.
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Antique 19th Century American Carnival Art

Materials

Iron

French Wooden and Cast Iron Horse
Located in Winter Park, FL
This delicate horse was probably created foe a child's carousel. The juxtaposition of the finely worked and detail cast iron head and the simplicity of the carved and pieced wooden b...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier French Carnival Art

  • French Wooden and Cast Iron Horse
  • French Wooden and Cast Iron Horse
  • French Wooden and Cast Iron Horse
  • French Wooden and Cast Iron Horse
H 33.5 in. W 33 in. D 7 in.
Bernard Kindt Wooden Carousel Horse, 1950s
By Bernard Kindt
Located in Antwerp, BE
Elegant fairground horse by Bernard Kindt from the 1950s. This hollow wooden horse was made for a carousel - roundabout - merry-go-round and is now placed on a metal turning base. ...
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Mid-20th Century Belgian Mid-Century Modern Carnival Art

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Wood

  • Bernard Kindt Wooden Carousel Horse, 1950s
  • Bernard Kindt Wooden Carousel Horse, 1950s
  • Bernard Kindt Wooden Carousel Horse, 1950s
  • Bernard Kindt Wooden Carousel Horse, 1950s
H 41.93 in. W 14.97 in. D 33.47 in.
19th Century Carved Wood Carousel Horse.
Located in Buchanan, MI
Very Nice 19th Century Carved Wood Carousel Horse Retaining Original Paint. We will be having a new custom display stand made.
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Antique 19th Century Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

19th C. Carousel Horse on Iron Stand
Located in Los Angeles, CA
19th century wood carved carousel horse on iron stand with worn distressed finish.
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Antique 19th Century French Carnival Art

Materials

Iron

20thc Century Painted & Mounted Carousel Horse
By Dentzel Carousel Company
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This fantastic folk art Carousel horse is mounted on its original black wood base and is in great sturdy as found condition. The form is on the order of a Probably from Mexico and h...
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Late 20th Century American Carnival Art

Antique 19th Century Painted Carousel Horse
Located in Round Top, TX
Whimsy and delight of an age gone by exude from this wonderful old carved Tivoli horse from Copenhagen. The age related repairs include the addition of metal bands (see around the ne...
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Antique Late 19th Century Danish Carnival Art

  • Antique 19th Century Painted Carousel Horse
  • Antique 19th Century Painted Carousel Horse
  • Antique 19th Century Painted Carousel Horse
  • Antique 19th Century Painted Carousel Horse
H 57.5 in. W 52 in. D 18.5 in.
RARE CONEY ISLAND CAROUSEL HORSE IN ORIGINAL PAINT
Located in Los Angeles, CA
WONDERFUL AND FOLKY 19THC ORIGINAL PAINTED AND HAND CARVED CAROUSEL HORSE FROM A MERRY GO ROUND IN CONEY ISLAND,NEW YORK.ALL ORIGINAL PAINT AND HAND CARVED IN GREAT CONDITION.THIS HO...
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Antique 19th Century American Carnival Art

Carousel Horse, Hand-Carved Wood Circa 1900 American
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
Late 19th Century or early 20th Century American Carousel Horse. Beautifully carved with glass eyes. Stripped of it's original paint and sits upon chrome stand. Free shipping with...
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Early 20th Century American Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

Wood Carved Carousel Horse with Original Park Paint
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Superbly carved carousel horse found at an amusement park in the Northeastern United States. Most likely German carved. Incredible paint surface and original jewels. Has a colorful c...
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Antique 19th Century German Folk Art Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

Antique Folk Art Horse Race Betting Game Wheel
Located in Hudson, NY
A stunning antique Folk Art horse race betting spinning wheel, circa 1930s handmade with beautiful graphics and design and color. Retains its original clacker attached with a large l...
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Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Carnival Art

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Hardwood

Antique Wooden Horse Fragment from Mexico Early 1900s
Located in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
Antique horse fragment from Guerrero, Mexico. Mounted on custom iron base. Early 1900s.
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Vintage 1910s Mexican Country Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

Large Hand-Painted Carved Prancing Horse Sculpture Equestrian Equine
Located in West Hartford, CT
Standing just over five feet tall on a black mount, this hand-painted carved horse is quite unusual.
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Vintage 1980s Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

Antique French Carousel Horse on Custom Iron Hanging Bracket
Located in Houston, TX
This is a 19th century carved and painted wooden carousel horse from Europe. This truly unique piece has lost most of its paint and tail leaving a beautiful well-loved patina. We hav...
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Antique 19th Century French Carnival Art

Materials

Iron

Polychrome Decorated Carousel Prancer Horse attributed to Frederick Heyn
By Fredrich Heyn
Located in Milford, NH
A large carved wooden polychrome paint decorated carousel prancer horse, probably used on a carousel center or bench end, with restoration to the head and legs. Probably early 20th c...
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Early 20th Century German Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

Amazing Early 20thc Cowboy on Horse Target Shoot
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This early 1900's bucking bronco horse and rider was probably used at a early carnival .The wonderful surface is all original hand painted with a iron lead weight target.The base is ...
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Early 20th Century American Carnival Art

19THC ORIGINAL WHITE PAINTED CAROUSEL HORSE ON STAND
Located in Los Angeles, CA
19THC ORIGINAL PAINTED PLATFORM RIDING CAROUSEL HORSE ON STAND FOUND IN PENNSYLVANIA AND ORIGINAL PAINTED SURFACE. GREAT FORM.
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Antique 19th Century American Carnival Art

Materials

Iron

19th Century French Wood Carousel Horse with Iron Stand
Located in Atlanta, GA
19th Century French Wood one of a kind Carousel Horse with Iron Stand
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Antique 19th Century French Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

Early 20th Century Continental Decorative Merry Go Round Horse
Located in Debenham, Suffolk
Unique continental painted merry-go-round horse, circa 1900. Excellent opportunity to own this highly decorative item. Now with its original coats of decorative paint dry stripped ...
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20th Century European Rustic Carnival Art

Materials

Paint

Early 20th Century Continental Decorative Merry Go Round Horse
Located in Debenham, Suffolk
Early 20th century continental decorative carousel horse, circa 1900. Unique continental painted merry-go-round horse, circa 1900. Excellent opportunity to own this highly decorat...
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Early 20th Century Swedish Folk Art Carnival Art

Materials

Oak

Rare Pair of 19th Century European Carousel Horse Sculptures
Located in Dallas, TX
These hand-carved wooden European carousel horses have a proud carriage, muscular body and an animated expression. Attributed to Friedrich Heyn, a leading carver of carousel horses o...
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Antique 19th Century German Folk Art Carnival Art

Materials

Iron

19th Century Wooden Carousel Galloper or Fair Ground Horse
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
19th century wooden carousel galloper or fair ground horse This is a superb piece of Folk Art, superbly carved in wood, this paint is a bit shabby with a few losses but the paint ...
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Antique Late 19th Century European Folk Art Carnival Art

Monumental 19th Century Cast Iron Carousel Child's Rocking Horse
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Fantastic 19th century large cast iron carrousel rocking horse with fragments of paint surface. This monument horse is in very good condition and sturdy. The tail has been re-welded ...
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20th Century American Other Carnival Art

Materials

Iron

19th Century Wooden Spanish Carousel Galloper or Fair Ground Horse
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
19th century wooden Spanish Carousel Galloper or fair ground horse 19th century fair ground Galloper, carved in wood and in fine detail you can see his mane, tail, eyes, saddle an...
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Antique Late 19th Century Spanish Folk Art Carnival Art

Race Horse Game Wheel, Ca 1930-50, Made By H. C. Evans, Chicago:
Located in York County, PA
RACE HORSE GAME WHEEL, CA 1930-50, made by EVANS, CHICAGO:<br /> <br /> Elaborately embellished race horse gaming wheel, made by Evans & Company in Chicago. Each of the wheel's 10 ...
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Vintage 1940s American Carnival Art

Materials

Metal

Great 19th Century American Carousel Horse with Character on Stand
Located in Wiscasset, ME
With excellent early repairs and real horse shoes.
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Antique 1880s American Folk Art Carnival Art

Metal Carousel Cinderella Carriage by L' Autopède Belgium with Two Horses, 1960s
By L'Autopède
Located in Antwerp, BE
Exceptional Fairground, Carousel , Merry-go-round Object. A 1960s handmade metal and chrome Pumpkin Carriage - Cinderella Carriage - closed Fairy-tale Carriage designed and made by...
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Mid-20th Century Belgian Mid-Century Modern Carnival Art

Materials

Metal, Chrome

Cast Iron Horses Head Fragment with a Wonderful Aged Surface, circa 1900
Located in London, GB
Cast iron horses head fragment with a wonderful aged surface, circa 1900. We are proud to offer a highly decorative and wonderfully aged cast iron horses head fragment. The surface s...
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Antique Early 1900s British Folk Art Carnival Art

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Metal

Armored Carousel Horse made by C.W. Parker in Leavenworth, Kansas circa 1915
Located in York County, PA
Bejeweled and armored American carousel horse, an outside jumper made by C. W. Parker in Leavenworth, Kansas in the early part of the twentieth century, probably the mid-teens. A mas...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

Small 19th Century Painted Wooden Carousel Galloper or Fair Ground Horse
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
Small 19th century painted wooden carousel galloper or fair ground horse An original the 19th century fair ground galloper, he has glass eyes and is made all in wood, the carniv...
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Antique Late 19th Century Folk Art Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

Small 19th Century painted Wooden Carousel Galloper or Fair Ground Horse
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
Small 19th century painted wooden Carousel Galloper or fair ground horse An original the 19th century fair ground Galloper, he is made in wood, the carnival paint is bright and ...
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Antique Late 19th Century Folk Art Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

Early 20th Century Muller Carved Polychrome Carousel Horse from San Francisco
By Daniel Charles Muller
Located in Milford, NH
This carved and polychromed carousel horse is attributed to carver Daniel Charles Muller. Daniel began the D. C. Muller and Bro. Company in 1903 and after creating many magnificent c...
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Early 20th Century American Carnival Art

Materials

Wood

A Playful Pair of English Cast Iron Polychromed Carnival Horse Heads
Located in San Francisco, CA
A playful pair of English cast iron polychromed carnival horse heads; each with a direct and expressive gaze with flared nostrils and open mouths fitted with reins
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Antique 19th Century English Sculptures

Carnival Ride Cast Iron Horse Head, 1930s
Located in San Francisco, CA
An impressive and uncommon polished cast iron horse head from a circa 1930s carnival kiddie ride or carousel. Wonderfully expressive sculpt captures your noble steed at full gallop,...
Category

Vintage 1930s American Industrial Animal Sculptures

Materials

Iron

  • Carnival Ride Cast Iron Horse Head, 1930s
  • Carnival Ride Cast Iron Horse Head, 1930s
  • Carnival Ride Cast Iron Horse Head, 1930s
  • Carnival Ride Cast Iron Horse Head, 1930s
H 13.25 in. W 23 in. D 7.38 in.
Six Italian Racing Horses from a Carnival Arcade
Located in Culver City, CA
Six Racing Horses from a carnival arcade, wood, hand painted, original stands. Priced individually.
Category

Vintage 1940s Italian Signs

Materials

Wood

Rare Early 20th Century Carnival Wooden Horse Figures from Mexico
Located in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
Collector pieces. Carved wood horse heads from Veracruz, Mexico used during ceremonial dances and festivities. Very rare find. Brown wood with white ceremonial paint. Original horse ...
Category

Early 20th Century Mexican Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Wood

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Carnival Horse For Sale on 1stDibs

Find many varieties of an authentic carnival horse available at 1stDibs. Frequently made of wood, metal and iron, every carnival horse was constructed with great care. There are many kinds of the carnival horse you’re looking for, from those produced as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 20th Century. When you’re browsing for the right carnival horse, those designed in Folk Art, Mid-Century Modern and Industrial styles are of considerable interest. Many designers have produced at least one well-made carnival horse over the years, but those crafted by Bernard Kindt, Daniel Charles Muller and Gustave Dentzel are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much is a Carnival Horse?

A carnival horse can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price 1stDibs is $3,698, while the lowest priced sells for $80 and the highest can go for as much as $35,000.