#58 Pegasus and Youth with Lute

A pearl with pewter escutcheon of “Pegasus and Youth with Lute” . A similar button is shown BBB PL 195-13. The story goes that a farmer buys a horse at a fair, which in reality, is Pegasus. Unable to train the horse to the plough, he beats the horse. The minstrel recognizes the horse as the untamable and immortal Pegasus, mounts him and the two soar away. Cast pewter shank. Est. selling price is $30-60.