RARE! FINAL LISTING! Sword Umbrella with Whangee bamboo handle. Like AVENGERS
Sexy Weapon with dual purpose! Add this to your collection today... Protection from the elements has never been so suave and debonair.Looks similar to the the classic John Steed (Patrick McNee) "Whangee" umbrella as seen in "The Avengers" TV Show from the 60's. (See photo) The character Steed in the classic TV series "The Avengers", was often seen with his Bowler Hat and classic Sword umbrella. An expert has said it is not a Swaine. Appears very similar to a Whangee handled "Fox" umbrella... Appreciate any info experts can provide.
To deploy the sword, simply twist the handle and pull. Produces a 15-3/4 4-sided metal spike sharpened to a deadly point."Whangee" comes from the root of a type of Bamboo, which gains its unique appearance from the constant soil erosion on the sharp gradient, exposing it to the elements. When it is harvested, it is sent to us where it is bleached, boiled and straightened. It is then bent into the handle that is attached to the unique shaft and frame. A very rare & interesting conversation piece that could save your life while keeping you out of the elements. Prepare for wet & dangerous weather! The picture featuring Patrick McNee from "The Avengers" is a stock photo off internet. A Sexy Weapon with dual purpose! All the other photos are from the sword umbrella that is for sale. Sword Umbrella with Whangee bamboo handle.
- Gender: Men
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Look: Tailored
- Decade: 1910s
- Material: Nylon
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Color: Black
- Occasion: Rainy Dangerous Days
- Brand: Unknown possibly Fox