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Antique Shark Vertebrae Hallmarked Chase Silver Birmingham 1899 Swagger Stick

SKU: A0366

This unique and rare swagger stick is made from 82 visible shark vertebrae and is finished with a chase silver top and silver collar.

 

Silver hallmarks for -

Birmingham 1899

 

Silver makers mark -

G & Co

 

The top has the initials -

R.M.L.I

Sharks have no bones, and instead, their skeleton is made from cartilage to make them lighter. Their vertebrae, in particular, are made from calcified cartilage, which is a more sturdy form of cartilage.

Measures at;
68cm Overall length
1cm Width of the shaft under the collar

 

In good usable condition
Small use marks, small dings to silver top. Expected flex

£249.00Price