This whip has a staghorn handle, there is a silver button on the heel of the staghorn which is stamped "Swaine & Adeney Ltd., London".
It has a slver collar with ribbed or raised edges.
The silver is hallmarked but the marks are rubbed - from the shapes of the shields the hallmark is for London & the 1930's. The collar is also stamped "Swaine" and has the silversmith's stamp "ESA.".
There are several dents and dings in the collar.
It is engraved "AFBH"
The stock or shaft is covered in mahogany coloured braided leather.
It has its original stitched leather keeper and a good thong with a scarlet lash.
The whole whip is in very good useable condition.
Dimensions : Staghorn : 6" (15cm) Length (not including keeper) 18¾" (47.8cm), keeper 7¼" (18.5cm), Thong ( not including lash) 70" (179cm)
Weight 379g (13¼ oz)
Ref : whip1405
£185.00 (+ £8.00 insured shipping within UK which should take 24-48 hours),
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