Truncheon, Pre-Victorian

Item 25     $ 160   SOLD

Truncheon, “chair-leg style” short truncheon, 12 7/8″L, approx. 2 lbs. Wt., topped with lead  weight, ivory bottom, remnants of painted crest on cylinder, pre-Victoria, probably George III or William IV.

Photos of similar truncheons in Mitton’s, The  Policeman’s Lot,  would suggest that this specimen originated in the Manchester area.

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