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Horse furniture

The plate is long, narrow and arching in shape, and has a rim around it which is more narrow at the top than at the bottom. The rim is stamped 'garantida' ('guarantee'). The plate has been impressed with dolphin (?) decoration and the text, 'SUL DE MINAS'. Near either end is a hole, preseumably to permit the plate to be mounted. In one place the chrome plating has worn away to reveal a brass colou…