10013 Handmade Jim Collins Solid Shank Curb Bit with Flattened Port
This is a used solid shank curb bit with a flattened port made by Kansas maker Jim Collins. It is marked J Collins on the port. The bit is steel with a natural patina and is mounted with eight engraved nickel silver bars and six pieces of sterling silver bead wire. It is not broken, or repaired. This bit has a narrower mouth. Please check the measurements below. This would be a nice bit to use or to add to your collection.
Measurements: Cheek Pieces a little less than 7 ¾”, Mouth Piece (between cheeks) 4 ¾”, Port Height 2”, Bars Diameter a little less than ½”, Bit Weight 15.2 ounces