Thursday, January 19, 2012

Honourable Company of Horners 2012 Raffle Set

The horn and pouch set are the raffle items for 2012 and will be displayed at the annual HCH conference in March, and at Dixon’s in July.

The horn made by Billy Griner, is a copy of an original Rowan County, NC piece. It features three bands with a turned, applied antler tip, and a pecan wood base. Overall length is 11 inches around the curve. 

The pouch was made by Jeff Bibb and is a copy of an original pouch from Iredell County, NC. Constructed from cowhide, the pouch is 6.5 inches wide by 7 inches deep. The flap is bound and backed with hemp. There is a hanging ball or patch pocket inside. 
This awesome Southern pouch and horn are complimented by other handmade items. The measure was turned from horn by Mark Ewing, and pick and brush set were made by Jeff Bottiger.
Copy and photos supplied by Honourable Company of Horners. Tickets can be downloaded from the link.

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