10034 New Handmade DON ROGERS Loose Cheek Squared Port Curb Bit
This is a new handmade loose cheek curb bit made by long time bit and spur maker Don Rogers from Hereford, Texas. Don has been building since 1975 and his work is sought after by cowboys and collectors alike. Don is listed in Bits and Spurs, Motifs, Techniques and Modern Makers by Ned and Jody Martin. The bit is marked Rogers inside the cheek piece. The bit is steel is mounted with engraved nickel silver. This would be a nice to use or to add to a collection.
Measurements: Mouth Piece (between collars) 5 ⅜”, Cheek Pieces 7 ½”, Port Height 1 ¾”, Bars Diameter a little less than ½”, Bit Weight 1 pound 2.6 ounces