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Cowboy on Horse 1850s Era Foundry Block
Western cowboy riding his horse with another cowboy walking. Three horses in tow. Foundry cast alloy block with electrotype copper face.

Foundry Marking: Stamp on one end from Johnson Type Foundry, actually MacKellar, Smiths and Jordan. They called the foundry "The Johnson Foundry" out of affection for the former owner, Larry Johnson. 1892 being the last year of operation.

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