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Constable's staff, VR



Label: Old printed exhibition label, reading 'CONSTABLE'S STAFF / Oak, painted black. "V R" in gold. / Stamped H. T. S. 158. With original thong.'

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constable's staff
99.41
Anthropology

1 item (description level: whole)
Additional names, titles, or classifications
common name:  constable's staff, VR
object name (Horniman Ethno.):  constable's staff

Place
England, UK, British Isles, Western Europe, Europe
Additional place information
made or collected:  England 
Date made
1837 -1901
Additional date information
date made:  1837 -1901 

Materials & techniques
oak; paint; cord
Additional material & technique information
material: oak (overall)
material: cord (overall)
material: paint (overall)
Measurements
overall: 420 mm x 37 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 420 mm x 37 mm

Provenance
vendor:  Moss, J. Newton  sale 1899-03


Related subjects
theme: War- and Peace-making
object name (Horniman Ethno.): constable's staffs
material: cord
material: oak
material: paint

Record created 2000-01-22 by LNORRIS
Record last updated 2014-07-04 by FKERLOGUE