Chincoteague Pony - Chestnut Pinto (CollectA)
The CollectA Chincoteague Pony - Chestnut Pinto measures: 5.4”L x 3.75” T.
CollectA Chincoteague Pony - Chestnut Pinto #88929 Review:This model features a white base with large brown splotches, making for an eye-catching design. The darker brown color on the face and the lighter brown on the rump provide an additional nice variation in color.
The off-white mane, contrasting with the pure white body, is another noteworthy feature that makes this figurine stand out. This subtle yet effective contrast adds an extra dimension. The curly and flowing tail is also beautifully crafted, giving the pony a sense of movement and adding a touch of elegance.
Chincoteague Pony Information:The Chincoteague Pony is a breed of wild horse that is native to the Chincoteague Island on the eastern coast of the United States. These hardy and resilient horses are known for their small size, strength, and endurance, making them ideal for a variety of tasks.
Chincoteague Ponies are believed to have descended from horses that were brought to the island by Spanish explorers in the 16th century. Over time, the horses adapted to the harsh conditions of the island, developing a strong, compact build that allowed them to thrive in the tough coastal environment.
Today, the Chincoteague Pony is a beloved symbol of the island and is celebrated each year with the annual Chincoteague Pony Swim. During this event, the ponies are herded across a narrow channel from Assateague Island to Chincoteague Island, where they are auctioned off to raise money for the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Department.
Part of the Equestrian Series by CollectA.
Hand Painted. Made of durable synthetic material.
Product Code: CollectA 88929