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Saddlebred Weanling

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The Saddlebred Weanling was introduced in 1973 with the round "Breyer Molding Co." and "U.S.A." mold stamps, with later models possibly having the "B" stamp as well. The tip of the tail was attached to the right buttock of the model until 1985. Models released after that time do not have the tail tip attached. The mold was sculpted by Marvin Morrin and is Breyer mold #62.

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Photo Photo Photo Model Number Name Color Release Dates Released Through/Notes

62 Saddlebred Weanling matte and semigloss dark chestnut, blaze, same color or slightly darker mane/tail, most with near hind and fore stockings 1973-1980 Showing shade variations

  62 Saddlebred Weanling matte and semigloss dark chestnut, blaze, same color or slightly darker mane/tail, most with near hind and fore stockings 1973-1980 Showing blaze variations

(c) Sue Lehman   701 Collector's Rocking Horse
With snaffle bit, tan saddle, yellow saddle pad, yellow or dark brown plastic rockers
flocked chestnut, blaze, brown or blue glass eyes, chestnut synthetic hair mane/tail, four stockings 1985-1987  
  818 Saddlebred Weanling caramel tobiano, narrow blaze, tri-colored eyes, pink nostrils, white mane/tail 1990

Commemorative Edition
(5,000 made)

Numbered by hand on belly.

  915 Kentuckiana Saddlebred Weanling (1995)
Kentuckiana American Saddlebred (1996)
dappled liver chestnut, blaze down over muzzle, darker liver mane/tail, near hind and fore stockings 1995-1996  

982 Burnt Sienna, American Saddlebred Weanling red roan, red chestnut head and bald face, black or bi-color eyes, red chestnut points, hind stockings 1997-1998 Models produced in the first three months of 1997 have bi-colored eyes (see photo).
    1268 Chubasco and Caravelle
With American Saddlebred Stallion
matte chestnut tobiano, blaze, chestnut/white mane, chestnut tail, white legs 2006 Limited Edition
1268 Chubasco and Caravelle
With American Saddlebred Stallion
chestnut tobiano, blaze, chestnut/white mane, chestnut tail, white legs 2006 Glossy/semi-glossy version. Possibly a test.
  410145 Family Saddlebred Trio
With American Saddlebred Stallion, National Show Horse
black, star, black mane/tail, three stockings, not near fore 2005 JCPenney Holiday Catalog
410433 Traditional Series Three Piece Set
With Bluegrass Bandit, Missouri Fox Trotter
shaded chestnut, chestnut mane, streaked flaxen tail, shaded knees, four stockings 2009 JCPenney Holiday Catalog
430040 Vintage Appaloosa Saddlebred Weanling black semi-leopard 2021 Test Piece Raffle Model
(1 made)

Similar pattern to the Appaloosa Performance Horse #99

494092 Future Champion Show Set
With Brenda Breyer, leather halter and lead.
bay tobiano, solid face, mane mostly white, black tail with streaks, four high stockings 1992 Sears Holiday Catalog
(2,250 made)
(c) Janice Cox   701091 Raven semigloss plum black, star, black mane/tail 1991

Breyer Show Special
(8,000 made)

Came with Certificate of Authenticity. Later models are solid black. A solid face version is known.

703398 Saddlebred Weanling dapple grey, bald face, darker grey points, four socks 1998 QVC

Showing two shades

  705495 Parade of Breeds
With Proud Arabian Mare, Cantering Welsh Pony
alabaster, soft grey mane/tail, slight grey shading over body 1995 QVC
(1,800 made)

710396 Gaited Breeds of America
With Five Gaiter, Tennessee Walking Horse
dark golden palomino, diamond star, white points 1996 JCPenney Holiday Catalog
(~6,000 made)

        Saddlebred Weanling unpainted white 1980 Just About Horses Vol VII #3
    Saddlebred Weanling chestnut, star, flaxen mane/tail, four stockings 1984

Just About Horses
(1,000 made)

Hand numbered and dated "1984" on belly.

        My Companion Rocking Horse
With pink leather reins and saddle, pink molded rocker, brush
flocked white, blue glass eyes, pink synthetic hair mane/tail, 1985 JCPenney Holiday Catalog

      My Favorite Rocking Horse
With dark purple reins and saddle, brush, molded purple rocker, brush
flocked mauve, solid face, mot with blue glass eyes, lavender synthetic hair mane/tail 1985

JCPenney Holiday Catalog

Hair color varies, with medium purple, a lighter, pinker version of the above, and strawberry blonde known.

    Our Rocking Horse
With leather saddle, bridle and red or black molded rocker
flocked black blanket, bald face, white muzzle, blue glass eyes, black synthetic hair mane/tail, four stockings 1985

Sears Holiday Catalog

Some with red in nostrils. Model shown is from the Black Horse Ranch Model Horse Collection.

        Saddlebred Weanling black tobiano, narrow blaze, tricolored eyes, pink nostrils, white mane/tail 1990

Presented to Marney Walerius by Breyer at the first BreyerFest.
(1 made)

Same pattern as #818

        Chestnut and White Pinto chestnut pinto 1997 BreyerFest Live Auction
(1 made)

        Buckskin Pinto bay pinto, four high stockings 1998 BreyerFest Live Auction
(1 made)

With Certificate of Authenticity

        Journey midnight blue, white and light blue/purple speckles 2001 EquitanaUSA Live Show Prize
(10 made)
      El Nino dappled gold tobiano, shaded muzzle, streaked flaxen tail, three stockings, not off fore 2004 BreyerFest Early Bird Drawing Prize
(1 made)
(c) Reeves International, Inc.       Glossy dark bay extensive lacy sabino glossy dark bay lacy sabino, bald face over muzzle, black points, four high stockings 2012 BreyerFest Live Auction
(1 made)
    Saddlebred Weanling   ? Tom Bainbridge test