Pony Saddle

MO 75.500.1a-c
Pony Saddle
Maker unknown
Leather, metal, silk cord, silk, sequins, gold wire, felt
Saddle: 14" x 15"
A leather saddle with horn and back rest and associated tack in royal blue and gold. The metal stirrups are incised with a floral design and have a squared off bottom foot rest. The saddle seat has hand-sewn royal blue stitching embroidered with gold thread in an elaborate floral motif.
This saddle was a gift to Caroline Kennedy, the daughter of President Kennedy, from the King of Morocco, Hassan II. Caroline used this saddle when riding her pony "Macaroni"
Hassan II, King of Morocco (1961-1999)
  • JFKPOF-023-004
  • JFKPOF-122-009
  • JFKWHP-1963-03-28-C
  • JFKWHP-1963-03-31-A
Donated to the United States