This short whip has a brass clip for a handle.
This would be used to hold hounds' leashes or leads - it does not open very wide so could only hold a slim strap or link.
The clip is not spring loaded.
It is stamped on one side "Patent", it may have been made by Blackwells but there are no further stamps.
It has a braided linen or hemp collar.
There are a few dents in the collar
The short stock or shaft is red-brown coloured malacca cane.
It has its original leather keeper or loop at its end..
Dimensions : Length (not including keeper) 8¾" (22.5cm), keeper 3¼" (8.5cm)
Weight 111g (4oz)
Ref : whip1437
£60.00 (+ £4.85 insured shipping within UK which should take 24-48 hours),
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