Gallery of photo reposts with a travel theme: train, bike, digger, van and carousel
Late Renaissance horse armour mask, Wallace Collection, London
Imagine this thundering down the field at you …
Equestrian statue, Great Court, British Museum, London
Marble statue of a youth on horseback, Roman, 1st century CE
Everybody knows the famous Parthenon horse head in the British Museum, with its flaring nostrils.
This isn’t it, however.
This example, also Greek, is in a less frequented part of the building where you can view the exhibits without being jostled.
I’m not into horses at all but I was impressed by this.