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Court Jester's Stick

Description

Stick made from branch; w/ tapered ends; one end has flexible braided insert; entire piece is hollow like a pipe; black, white & red satin ribbons w/ bells attached are twisted around stick & attached w/ bow at both ends.

Details

Maker
Collins, H. J. (Maker)
Date
1880-1929
Inscriptions
Printed label at tip: ""H.J. COLLINS/ Manufacturer & Importer,/ 24 WEST 22d ST., NEW YORK""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bell
bells (idiophones)
CANE
fancy dress
Fancy Dress
Men's personal gear
Ribbon
ribbon (material)
Silk
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1969.7190
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13619
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