It definitely had seen better day... but still quite a find. I had never seen one before. I suspect it was used to keep flies off working draft horses.
I added beads or buttons on the pictures to help me display them.
And added beads, baubles, and wire to fill in holes and add a bit more interest.
It really was a fun project that turned out much the way I imagined it.
And here is the final project, in all its messy re-used glory.
And some of my horse photos that I used for this...
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