[Skip to content] [Skip to main navigation] [Skip to user navigation] [Skip to global search] [Accessibility information] [Contact us]

Leather cover for constable's truncheon.

sheath (weapons: accessories)

1 item (description level: part)
Additional names, titles, or classifications
object name (Horniman Ethno.):  sheath (weapons: accessories)

Birmingham, West Midlands, England, UK, British Isles, Western Europe, Europe
Additional place information
made or collected:  Birmingham 
Date made
Additional date information
date made:  1820-1830 

Materials and techniques
leather; metal; thread
Additional material & technique information
material: leather (overall)
material: metal (fastening)
material: thread (loop)
overall: 506 mm x 73 mm x 61 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 506 mm x 73 mm x 61 mm

vendor:  Moss, J. Newton  sale 1900-02

Related objects
part of constable's staff; sheath (weapons: accessories) (0.20)
Related subjects
theme: War- and Peace-making
material: leather
material: metal
object name (Horniman Ethno.): sheaths (weapons: accessories)
material: thread

Record created 2005-08-23 by LRUSSELL
Record last updated 2014-07-04 by FKERLOGUE

Shareable link

Search collections