Guitar/Banjo #1187

This is an original chest plate from an old equestrian pulling collar. The curved shape is symmetrical and it could be set up for either a left or right handed player. If you’re a southpaw, be sure to let me know. Strapped to an old Tele or Strat this one would rock till your final gig.

$165.00 Plus Shipping

Features:

Status Available
Shoulder Piece Size 12" long by 2 1/4" wide where it will cross your shoulder, widening slightly to 2 1/2” at both ends.
Shoulder Piece Leather Dark oil harness leather now retired to a much easier lifestyle. Thick, soft and supple.
Shoulder Piece Stitching Artificial sinew hand sewn into hand punched needle holes.
Shoulder Piece Distressed Level Medium/high. Obviously very old and in great condition.
Shoulder Piece Notables This one would be most comfortable attached to a heel button on a guitar or the bracket bolts of a banjo. The matching vintage leather strap guide keeps the rein strap centered on the curved shoulder piece. Lined with new suede leather on the bottom.
Strap Style Western Rein
Strap Width 5/8"
Strap Leather Top shelf quality. Used hard and thoroughly broken in butter soft .
Strap Distressed Level Medium/high. This one has seen some long days on the range but is in great shape. The color is dark oil.
Strap Notables Lightly skived to level out the thickness, with original hand dressed and burnished top edges. I dressed and burnished the bottom edges and slicked it smooth on the back side.