An original fairground carousel ‘galloper’ lion

A simply superb old fairground carousel galloper in the form of a gentle lion. He’s so nicely modelled, in full run with the friendliest face!

We think this would make a superb decorative piece, or be a great shop/pub/bar/restaurant prop, and wherever you put it, it will be the star attraction.

The lion could easily be mounted on a stand as he has the bracket underneath to take a pole. He stands well as it is - though one foot is slightly raised, he is steady.

Please note that is an original, old salvaged fibreglass piece.



All approximate

Length 135cm

Max height 66cm

Seat/saddle height 37cm

Width at footrest (widest point) 47cm

Lion width c.30cm

Gent seen is 6ft for scale


Condition: Where there are specific points to note we will detail these as far as possible but please be aware that all our items have wear commensurate with age and are as seen in the photographs. If you require any specific information please do not hesitate to get in contact. As seen in the images, but not limited to: wear throughout- scratches, rubbing, marks, paint loss, flaking, chips etc. Structurally sound with no breaks/repairs.


Collection only

Please note: This item cannot be shipped but we have an excellent and competitive bespoke courier service. Please email us for more information or a quote. If you wish to collect in person, or to use our courier service, please select "Pick up" at checkout.

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