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Catalog Number 2009.019
Description San Mateo County Sherriff's Office wooden baton with rubber grommet. San Mateo County Sheriff's Office Patrol Baton is wood with black colored stain. Cylindrical baton has rounded ends and a black rubber flared piece 1/3 from one end that acts as a grip stop. There are indentations throughout with heavy loss of stain on one side from use.
Object Name Club
Collection 3D - Armaments
Title SMCSO Wooden Patrol Baton
Date c. 1960s
Creator Unknown
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text none
Provenance This artifact was owned and used by the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office.
Dimensions H-2.25 W-26 D-1.35 inches
Search Terms San Mateo County
San Mateo County Sheriff's Office
Sheriff's Department
Sheriffs
Weapon
Subjects Arms & armament
Riot control
Riots
Sheriffs
Weapons