Always looking for Belgian Congo stuff!
To combat unruly equestrians, or horses with attitudes.
I could use a whip like that
"In all my years as a soldier, I have never seen men fight so hard." - SS Obergruppenfuhrer Wilhelm Bittrich - Arnhem
Lol - It is a dagger disguised as a riding crop.........!
I like it Kris looks very cool.
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This kind of items are very cool.
Two kinds of hurt for the price of one. A wicked thing, that one!
Very interesting Kris!
I am intrigued by items like this.
Searching for anything relating to, Anton Boos, 934 Stamm. Kp. Pz. Erz. Abt. 7, 3 Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 2, 16th Panzer-Division (My father)
I recently saw a silver topped NCO's swagger stick for sale at auction. The crest was for the RA and it had a 16" triangular section blade when drawn. The item was descibed as late 19th century and was knocked down for £400.
'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'
In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.