Chaukidor's ceremonial staff

Made:
1860-1900 in India
maker:
Unknown

Chaukidor's wooden staff of office, bamboo cane pale surmounted by metal head domed at top, ferrule, Indian, 1860-1900

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A245043
Materials:
bamboo, complete, metal
Measurements:
staff: 36 mm,
finial: 238 mm 60 mm,
ferrule: 100 mm
type:
ceremonial staff
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • weapons and ammunition
  • weapon
  • ceremonial weapon
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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