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Lot 898

Sunday 01 Aug, 2021 - 10.00am

A Selection of Items Relating to Arthur Charles West as Chief Constable, including - a 20th Century Portsmouth City police helmet in black cloth with plated ball finials mounts and chin strap, pair of plated dress spurs, two police whistles, a 19th Century turned wood and painted truncheon worded "Portsea Parish", 14.5ins overall, and one other turned wood truncheon, 13ins overall, a brass mounted black and a selection of photographs
Provenance: Arthur Charles West OBE, KPM, Chief Constable of Portsmouth from 1st August 1940-6th July 1958 and Chief Constable of the British Transport Commission from 6th July 1958-31st August 1963

Estimate £200 - 300 Sold for £1,150

Plus buyers premium of 27% ยป