Guitar/Banjo #1153

Beautiful oil tanned harness leather showing age darkening. Previously an equestrian breast collar – repurposed into a serious hard driving players’ strap.

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Shoulder Piece Size 12” long by 3" wide.
Shoulder Piece Leather Top shelf, butter soft, vintage harness leather.
Shoulder Piece Stitching Artificial sinew hand sewn into hand punched needle holes. Oiled leather buckstitching worked thru hand punched diagonal slits and hand rubbed for an aged patina and character.
Shoulder Piece Distressed Level Medium. The leather is in great shape but visually this looks like it could have been your grandfather’s strap.
Shoulder Piece Notables Lined with new suede leather on the back side. Dressed and burnished edges all around.
Strap Style Western Rein
Strap Width 5/8"
Strap Leather Heavy duty and skived to 3/16”. Broken in butter soft and the finest quality harness leather. Dressed and burnished edges, slicked smooth on the bottom, and a pleasure to handle.
Strap Distressed Level Medium. Definitely old with no issues and a perfect match to the shoulder piece.
Strap Notables The carefully cut and shaped strap slots have a good grip on the rein strap and the shoulder piece won’t slide without intentional help.