16 1/2" VERY rare OLSEN STELZER vintage roping saddle

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  • Item Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Oct 21, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House


Check this one out !!!

Wether your looking for a nice rare vintage saddle to add to your collection , or your looking for a tougher than nails saddle to use THAN THIS IS A MUST SEE !!!!!!!!!!!!

This saddle was made by the OLSEN STELZER saddle Co. in HENRIETTA TEXES, It is marked in 10 places

This company is still in buisness but no longer make saddles now they only make custom boots, some of thier vintage boots sell for well over 1000.00 You may be able to get more info about these saddles by contacting the copany you can find them online. The number on this saddle is 1166

This is by far the toughest roper I have ever owned, everything about this saddle says quality

These are very hard saddles to find and they are not made any more so the value just keeps going up

This saddle is in very good sound usable condition

The leather is in good condition super soft with a mild shine, The color is a rich dark brown,

This saddle has nice wide stirrup leathers, ( thier marked too ) and the original leather 5 inch deep roping stirrups

The tree and horn are solid and sound ( hide wrapped hard wood )

The fleece is a bit worn but usable and original !!

To the best of my knowledg this saddle is completely original even the stirrup straps are marked

It has a 16 1/2 " seat

27 " skirts

7 " gullet

It weighs a bit over 50 lb

Solid double stainless rigging

If your looking fo a saddle that can take all you can dish out and last a lifetime than this is the saddle for you

This saddle does show some signs of age and use but nothing magore

Even if your not in the market but you like the old timers look this one over you might not see another one

Click To check out my other items ! ( more nice barrel roping and show saddles this week ) Also this week I have a BUCK STEINER roping saddle listed

No reserve auction bid to buy !!!!!!!!

Thank you for looking, if you have any questions Ill do my best to answer them, and have a great day