This whip has a staghorn handle.with a silver button on its heel which is stamped "Swaine & Co, London"
It has a slver collar stamped "Steel Lined" and hallmarked Birmingham, the date letter is too rubbed to read but the shield shapes indicate the first half of the 20th Century.
It also has the silversmith's stamp "ESA" used by Swaine & Adeney.
There are a couple of small dents and one deeper dent in the collar.
The stock or shaft is covered in braided leather.
It has a replacement stitched leather keeper and a small modern thong with a red cord lash.
Dimensions : Staghorn : 4⅞" (12.2cm) Length (not including keeper) 18½" (47cm), keeper 5½" (14cm), Thong (not including lash) 34½" (88cm)
Weight 154g (5½ oz)
Ref : whip1367
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