Red Ruby Devon Bull (Elmford Discretion)

Red Ruby Devon Bull (Elmford Discretion)

Bas Relief Plaque

Dimensions:  H 9.75″  W 9.75″

Bronze:  Edition of 12

Price: £4,950

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Description

Champion Red Ruby Devon Bull Elmford Discretion

Red Ruby – Devon’s native cattle breed

Sire: Tilbrook Voyager.     Dam: Elmford Dainty 2.

Breed Champion – Devon County Show 2008

Another local breed that I was keen to sculpt was the Red Ruby Devon. There is always a large entry of Rubys at the Devon County Show, where I first saw Elmford Discretion. He was a lovely young bull – far better than the competition, and deserved his win. Red Ruby Devons are famous for the quality of their meat, being a common sight all over Devon; they are hardy grazers, needing nothing but grass to put on those quality pounds. The wonderful sight of a herd of Red Rubys grazing a lush Devon meadow is not soon forgotten!

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