Seller: thequeenofauctions (33,376) 99.8%, Location: Palm Desert, California, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 310798971795 Material: Cast Iron, Details: Your item is one half of a set of "hames". The two hames are joined top and bottom by a chain or leather strap and rest over the leather collar of a draught horse . The rings and loops are for the attachment of straps or chains to pull a cart or plough . Hope this helps . Antique Cast Iron Primitive iron piece. 10 1/2 by 20 1/2". Rusted VERY. am guessing 1800's to 1880's. Shelf P. Save on shipping with multiple purchases. Usually the first base s/h/i for the first item and an additional $2 to $3 for each extra auction--depending upon size and destination. International buyers please email for a shipping quote. Good luck bidding! We owned Cheryl Leaf Antiques & Gifts in Bellingham, WA. Our Grandmother was Cheryl Leaf and she owned and operated her store for 51 years and was highly respected in the antiques and collectibles business. She was a charter member of the National Association of Dealers in Antiques and wrote many articles for their journal.