Textile, silver, brass
Overall: 38 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 97.8 x 1.9 cm )
engraved: tip of handle: "H.M.G." stamped: on brass collar: "[illeg.]28"
Riding whip with tapered stem of tightly woven textile painted black with dark red braided tip; silver spiral gadrooned handle with monogram and brass collar.
According to accession records, "H.M.G" stands for Helen Miller Gould (Mrs. Jay Gould), nee Helen Day Miller (d. 1889).
Gift of the Estate of Mr. & Mrs. Finley Johnson Shepard
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.