This short whip has a staghorn handle, which is stamped "Griffith's, London".
Griffith's were recorded as whip makers at 322, Holborn in the early 19th Century. Interestingly James Swaine, later of Swaine & Isaac (later Swaine & Adeney) was apprenticed to Benjamin Griffith.
There is a working whistle in the handle.
The whip has a braided thread collar.
The short stock is made of golden brown malacca cane
The whip ends in a brass ferrule with a loop for the attachment of a thong
Dimensions : Staghorn : 4¼" (11cm) Length 11" (28cm)
Weight 103g (3¾oz)
Ref : whip1224
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