A rhinoceros hide horse crop

Estimate: $450

Lot Description

A rhinoceros hide horse crop, the flexible crop terminating in a silver collar and black glass band, the silver plate handle in the form of a horse's leg and hoof. Length 950. This particular piece is mentioned in an article on William Mincher, Tui's maternal grandfather in 'Te Karere' a N.Z. Mormon Mission pamphlet. Provenance: The Flower Family Collection.