This whip has a staghorn handle.
There is a silver button on the heel of the horn, this is stamped "Swaine & Adeney Ltd., London"
It has a silver collar, this is hallmarked London 1928.
It is engraved "R.H.C.Drummond-Wolff, Black Watch"
Robert Horace Christian Drummond-Wolff (1901-1983) was commissioned in the Black Watch regiment in 1922 and retired as an honorary colonel in 1955.
The stock or shaft is covered in braided chestnut coloured leather.
It has a stitched leather keeper.
There is a gap in the binding of the keeper but it feels secure.
The whip has a braided leather thong with a loop which holds an old red cord lash.
Dimensions : Staghorn : 6" (15cm) Length (not including keeper) 19¾" (50cm), keeper 7½" (19cm), thong (not including lash) 52½" (133cm)
Weight 391g (13¾oz)
Ref : whip1303
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