The superb realism depicted in the farming scenes in the Classic Colln. Speak volumes about the artist who created them which in this instance. Was Ray Ayres who needs no introduction. The wooden Haysweep was. An American invention brought to England in the 1880s. The Tumbling Tam it was used with a steady, single, fast walking horse. As the Hawsweep travelled it scooped up the hay in a mounting pile and. When it was full the driver took it to the cart and then threw the handles. Upwards whilst letting the horse keep on walking. Forward and leapt over its dropped load of hay, righted itself and was then. Ready to collect the next load. These practises would probably have been. Used through till the 1950s when pick-up hay balers were introduced. This model depicts the above scenario brilliantly, it is in excellent. A limited edition No 375 from a short production of only 950. It is an example of the standard edition rather than the gold edition. A large model being 19 in or 49 cm in length and the chains and ropes. Are in good condition. Please take some time and ponder over my. The item “Border Fine Arts A Clean Sweep Model No B0591A Limited Edition 375/950″ is in sale since Sunday, April 14, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectables\Decorative Ornaments & Plates\Border Fine Arts”. The seller is “john09082012″ and is located in Crook. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Type: Border Fine Arts
- Options: The Classic Collection.
- Boxed / Unboxed: Boxed
- Collector Ornaments Options: Farming-haymaking.