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Black Beauty

(c) Janice Cox  (c) Janice Cox

The Black Beauty mold was introduced in 1980 and is named for the equine star of Anna Sewell's classic novel Black Beauty, the Autobiography of a Horse. The mold has the round "Breyer Molding Co." mold stamp, with later models having the "B" stamp as well. Black Beauty was sculpted by Chris Hess and is Breyer mold #3040BB.

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Photo Photo Model Number Name Color Release Dates Released Through/Notes
(c) Janice Cox     631 Buckskin Quarter Horse buckskin 1998  

(c) Becki Graham

  637 Classics Horse and Jump Set
With blue and white plank jump
chestnut pinto 1998
(c) Janice Cox     641 Blue Roan Quarter Horse blue roan 1999-2000
(c) Janice Cox     659 Chestnut Blanket Appaloosa chestnut blanket 2001
(c) Reeves International, Inc.     664 Pinto light chestnut pinto 2006-2008
(c) Janice Cox     668 Sorrel Quarter Horse sorrel 2002-2003
679 Arabian Stallion red roan 2006
924 Chestnut Sport Horse chestnut, two-toned chestnut mane/tail, four stockings    
(c) Janice Cox     1391 Cloud's Legacy
With Duchess, Trotting Stock Horse Foal, Warmblood Foal
chestnut/dark palomino 2009 Limited Mid-year release

Cloud Mustang Series

  1391 Cloud: Challenge of the Stallions
With Duchess, Trotting Stock Horse Foal, and Warmblood Foal
dark chestnut 2010-2014 Cloud Mustang Series
(c) Reeves International, Inc.     1714 Pippa Funnell's Magic Spirit
Includes soft cover copy of the book Magic Spirit, written by Pippa Funnell.
light grey 2014-current  
(c) Reeves International, Inc. 2404 Vintage Fire Hose Wagon
With Ginger
light grey 2004-2005
(c) Janice Cox (c) Janice Cox   3040 Black Beauty, His Family and Friends
With Duchess, Ginger, Merrylegs
black, star, black mane/tail, off fore sock or no socks 1980-1993  
(c) Renee     3345 King of the Wind Set
With Black Stallion, Duchess
bay 1990-1993  
  8168 Cancer pearlescent light grey, shaded muzzle, solid face, darker grey mane/tail, darker legs, zodiac symbols on both hips 2015 Zodiac Series

With hang tag. Stamped "Cancer" on belly.

    8900 Black Beauty
With book and green stable blanket
black, star, black mane/tail, off fore sock or no socks 1996 Warehouse Gleanings

Same as #3040

    8938 Iltschi black, long star, black mane/tail, four stockings 1989-1990 Warehouse Gleanings

Same as #703440

(c) Breyer Animal Creations (c) Janice Cox   61105 Hugo Saddle Club Eventing Gift Set
With jump, English bridle and saddle, trophy and an information fold-out booklet to learn more about eventing.
dappled grey 2008-2009  
(c) Reeves International, Inc. (c) Reeves International, Inc.   61125 War Horse Joey Model and Book Set bay 2012-2014  
62041 Chestnut Semi-Leopard Appaloosa Mare & Chestnut Blanket Appaloosa Foal
With Warmblood Foal
chestnut semi-leopard 2014-2016  
(c) Janice Cox     300311 Bonanza Four Piece Classics Set
With Duchess, Ruffian, Warmblood Stallion
red chestnut 2009 Tractor Supply Company
(c) Reeves International, Inc.   300321 Topaz and Blazer
With Mesteño the Foal
red roan 2013 Mid States Distributing

America's Wild Mustangs Series

(c) Janice Cox

    490296 Classic Beauty Gift Set
With Andalusian Foal
flea-bit grey 1996-1997 Sears Holiday Catalog
(~2,100 made)

(c) Janice Cox

(c) Janice Cox

(c) Janice Cox 700894 Black Beauty
With Brenda doll, halter and lead, paperback
glossy black, star, black mane/tail, off fore sock/stocking 1994  

    702297 Pinto Family, Freedom, Independence, and Liberty
With Arabian Foal, Ginger
bay pinto 1997 State Line Tack
703440 Iltschi black, long star, black mane/tail, four stockings 1989-1990 German Export

(c) Heather Wilkendorf

705398 Classic Appaloosa 3-Piece Set
With Andalusian Foal, Mustang Foal
chestnut blanket 1998

JCPenney Holiday Catalog

With Certificate of Authenticity

720103 Sorrel Quarter Horse sorrel 2006 Target, possibly other locations

Same as #668

(c) Janice Cox

(c) Janice Cox

(c) Janice Cox

720533 All American Rodeo
With white plastic tack, barrel, and doll
grey 2008 Target, other stores

(c) Janice Cox

750124 Dakota, Liver Chestnut Mustang and Flicka, Deer
With Fawn
dark flaxen brown 2005 Walmart

America's Wild Mustangs Series

(c) Janice Cox

    750136 Aguila, Dun Pinto Stallion and Muraco, Grulla Pinto Colt
With American Quarter Horse Foal
dun pinto 2006 Walmart

America's Wild Mustangs Series

(c) Janice Cox

    750906 Dreamer Gift Set
"Goliath's Boy"
With Duchess
shaded black, no white 2005-2006  
(c) Sande Schneider (c) Janice Cox (c) Janice Cox 755408 Camping on the Trail
With Jack Russell Terrier
chestnut/palomino blanket 2012-2013 Wal-Mart

Sunshine Stables

(c) Sharon Walbridge

    9961023 Classics Western Deluxe Barn Set
With white barn with red roof and trim
light bay with three socks, blaze 2007 Tractor Supply Company
(c) Debra Omel (c) Debra Omel (c) Debra Omel   Collector's One-Horse Open Sleigh
With black wooden sleigh, leather harness, two porcelain riders, on wooden base.

aka "Those Wonderful Wintery Rides" in JAH XI #3

flocked dappled grey, grey or brown dapples, bald face, grey synthetic mane/tail 1984 JCPenney Holiday Catalog
(>1,500 made)

Signed and numbered by the maker, Reigseckers of Indiana

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