This whip has a staghorn or antler hook shaped handle with crosses carved into its upper and lower surfaces to help with gate-opening..
It has a silver coloured (probably nickel) collar.
The collar is engraved "R.L.A.S., Salford, 1933 Presented by Col.H.M.Hardcastle"
The stock or shaft is covered in braided brown leather.
It has its original stitched leather keeper and a braided leather thong with a blue cord lash attached to its terminal loop.
One strand of the braiding of the thong is damaged about 6 inches from its end.
Dimensions : Horn : 5" (12.5cm) Length (not including keeper) 18½" (47cm), keeper 6" (15cm), thong (not including lash) 53½ (136cm)
Weight 230g (8½oz)
Ref : whip1414
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