Balancing toy

Balancing toy
Title
Balancing toy
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Wood, metal, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 13 x 4 in. ( 27.3 x 33 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
Balancing toy consisting of two carved wooden horses (a-b) painted dappled gray with black saddles trimmed in red, each with a metal (probably lead) weight attached by a curved length of wire; wooden stand painted yellow (c) has a raised platform on each end for each bobbing horse.
Object Number 
INV.4555a-c
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group