Carousel Horses


A military horse carved in Philadelphia Style.

A military horse carved in Philadelphia Style.

A survey on the history, development, and restoration of carousel horses. Did you know that the coaches and chariots found on carousels were initially the designs of real carriages? As time progressed, carvers created their own ornate styles. The Philadelphia Carving Style is the most realistic of all carousel carvings, they were true to the animals anatomy and movements.

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Equine Heritage Institute, Inc.
3024 Marion County Road
Weirsdale, Florida 32195
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