Pewter is an alloy consisting of mostly tin and it is the fourth most precious metal. It also has very small amounts of antimony and copper which is added mainly for strength and/or colour.
The Horse is the seventh sign of the Chinese Zodiac. Those born in the Year of the Horse (1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014, 2026) are said to possess vigour, enthusiasm, honesty and a positive outlook.
This sculpture of a stallion rearing with waves at his feet was created to commemorate 2002’s Year of the Water Horse, combining strength and perseverance as symbolised by the horse, with prosperity and good fortune represented by water.
Measurement : 8.5cm (H)