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CANE

Description

Orange varnish over bamboo (?); cylindrical; silver top is notched at 8-7/8" & meets (wider) body of stick w/ silver rings; long brass tip in cone shape; hole in top for tassel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1820
Inscriptions
Engraved metal top: ""J.C."" (?) or ""Q.J"" (?) - (written in script w/ many flourishes)
Material
silver (metal)
varnishing
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
CANE
canes (walking sticks)
Men's personal gear
Silver
silver (metal)
Varnished
varnishing
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
38.125 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1988.193
GUSN
13404

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