19th Cent Shepherd’s Leg Crook

19th Cent Shepherd’s Leg Crook

Code: 10785


W: 13cm (5.1")H: 152cm (59.8")D: 4cm (1.6")


Antique Shepherd's Leg Crook. Ash shaft.

Quite a wide opening to the mouth suggesting a larger breed of sheep. Single swirl design typical of East Anglia region.

The Leg Crook was the everyday walking crook used by the shepherd on a daily basis and designed to catch the sheep in one swift action at the top of the leg.

Crook F in the collection