1889 Silver Mounted Polo Whip

I have seen similar whips variously described as polo or jockey whips, but information / corrections would be gratefully received. This whip has a staghorn handle, similar to a hunting whip. It has two sterling silver collars which are engraved "T.C." & hallmarked Birmingham 1889 .

The hand grip is leather covered - there is some damage to the leather, the long stock or shaft of this whip is covered in braided horsehair or catgut.

Dimensions : 37½" (95cm) x 4" (10cm) handle
Weight - approx 7¾ oz (224g)

Ref : whip221

 polo whip jockey whip old repair to whip

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