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Title: Truncheon
Item Name: Law and Order


Wooden truncheon with painted crests. One containing the word 'Police'. Ribbed handle, unpainted, the rest is painted dark blue/black. A card label found 26.3.1998 relates to this item. It reads: 'Truncheon (mid Victorian?) of the former Beverley Borough Police: this force was absorbed by the East Riding Police in 1928'.

Year: 1850 (c)
Materials: wood
Measurements: L:41.2cm
ID_Number: ERYMS (BAG) : 1998.229