The Fjord Horse is one of the world's oldest and purest breeds. Horse were known to exist in Norway at the end of the last ice age. It is believed that the ancestors of the modern Fjord horse migrated to Norway and were domesticated over years ago.
A four image board showing horse drawn carriages of various styles used in the Century. Types include a barouche a calash a landau and a pony and trap. Derek Eyles had a real affinity for drawing horses and it shows here.
Rare Roman blue glass cameo carved skyphos, depicting a scene from a Greek chariot race. Scholars have suggested it may represent the Dionysiac games or the funeral games of Patroclus described by Homer. View showing horses and mask.