Gustav Dentzel Carousel Horse :: American, Philadelphia Style. This beautiful roached mane outer row stander last rode the carousel at Great Escape Fun Park in Lake George, New York. When it came to auction in the 1980's (prior to entering ithe collection it currently is in), it was considered one of the finest horses ever offered.
Charles Carmel / M.D. Borelli Carousel Horse, American, Coney Island Style. Restored Paint. c. 1908. Noted carver Charles Carmel occasionally worked with framemaker M.D. Borelli who applied faceted colored glass "jewels" to Carmel's finest animals. The collaboration produced spectacular results. This outer row stander came from Fun Forest Amusement Park, Seattle, Washington.