Rocking horse from vintage Vespa

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Rocking horse from vintage Vespa
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Don’t know grandpa’s name, but the lucky grandson he made this thing for is “Diego”. [via Boing Boing]

4 thoughts on “Rocking horse from vintage Vespa

  1. ThievingMagpie says:

    Though this is a wonderful rocking horse handmade by an awesome maker grandpa, it is not made from an actual vintage Vespa. You can tell that from the picture of the child sitting on it. It probably started out as a Vespa di Bambino (child’s pedal vehicle). You can find more about it from motoblog.it. http://www.motoblog.it/post/20482/foto-del-giorno-la-vespa-a-dondolo-del-piccolo-diego

  2. Anonymous says:

    it’s like a horse but it’s a motor racking chair…

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