Pommel horse, also called side horse, gymnastics apparatus with a leather-covered form.
The apparatus stems from a wooden horse introduced by the Romans and used to teach mounting and dismounting. They added it to the ancient Olympic Games. The basic modern exercises were developed in the early 19th century by Friedrich Ludwig Jahn, founder of the German turnverein.
Creator:Jassen & Fridsen Helmond (Manufacturer)
Place of Origin: Netherlands
Style: Vintage gymnastics equipment
Materials:wood and leather
Condition: Good- Lightly used, with very light scratches, or minor cosmetic wear, but has no structural issues. Most antique and vintage items fit this condition.
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