Monthly Archives: March 2010

Whip construction

This whip has a beautiful silver handle & collar, decorated with cast coiled serpents. Unfortunately the covering of the shaft or stock has suffered some damage. Looking on the bright side – this does let us look at the construction … Continue reading

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Veterinary Instrument?

A rather strange veterinary or medical instrument – I would love to learn more about it. Made of steel it has a sharp almost petal shaped blade. The handle is turned out of boxwood or fruitwood – this has a … Continue reading

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