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Victorian Oak and Brass Jockey Scale

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This Young's jockey scale is a remarkable piece of horse racing history

Key Features

  • This magnificent jockey scale was created by Young's of London
  • Crafted of solid oak, the scale boasts a seat of tufted leather and rope-twist legs
  • The scale mechanism is formed of brass, along with its full set of weights
  • This scale would have insured a jockey was racing fairly by weighing him before and after the race
  • The scale mechanism is inscribed Youngs/London
  • Circa 1900
  • 35 wide x 20 deep x 26 high

Item Details

  • Width:
    35 Inches
  • Height:
    26 Inches
  • Depth:
    20 Inches
  • Period:
    19th Century
  • Origin:
    England/Ireland
This fascinating English jockey scale was made by Young's of London, the most famous maker of jockey scales of the 19th century. It is crafted of solid oak and features a tufted leather seat, rope-twist legs and a built-in brass scale balanced by a full set of solid brass weights. These wonderfully designed scales were used at English horse tracks to determine the jockey's weight before and after a big race. A fantastic piece of horse racing history, this scale is in excellent condition.

Scale inscribed "Youngs/London"

Circa 1900

35" wide x 20" deep x 26" high

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