Fine Antique Caucasian Silver Nagaika Riding Crop

Antique Caucasian Silver and Niello Nagaika Riding Crop

A good quality antique Caucasian Riding Crop or Horse Whip known as a 'Nagaika'. Finely made of silver with exquisite decoration inlaid in black niello. The grip end with a hole for a strap, the other end with its woven leather whip. Cossack or Circassian, 19th century. The handle 42cms. Caucasus/Russia/Middle East daghestan shaska circassian chechyna cossack kubachi metalwork enamel horse quirt whip