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Riding Crop

1971.956 (RS117910)

Description

L-shape; cylindrical shaft; silver collar; L-shape ivory grip; pitch coated whip "top" at base; whip missing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1877-1878
Inscriptions
Marks include queen's head, lion passant, anchor, date letter for 1877-78; ""T.W"" stamped on collar.
Location of origin
Birmingham, England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
silver (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Sports Equipment
Descriptive terms
CROP, RIDING
crops (animal equipment)
Equestrian
equestrians
ivory (tooth component)
Silver
silver (metal)
Vegetable Ivory
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1971.956
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5694

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