This whip probably dates from the early 20th Century.
It has a staghorn or antler handle with a good aged patina.
It has two silver coloured collars (probably silver plated) one is engraved "W.E.H. Oakley, Thorpe Hall, Robin Hood Bay".
Between the collars the gripis covered in dark tan pigskin with a finely stitched seam. There are a few scuffs to the leather.
The rest of the stock or shaft of the whip is covered in braided thread, probably linen or hemp.
It has its original leather open keeper or loop at its end.
Dimensions : Staghorn handle : 5¾" (14.5cm), Length not including keeper 19" (48.5cm), Keeper : 6¼" (16cm)
Ref : whip1153
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