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Cane

Description

Straight cane with ivory handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
From the old oak of/Mount Auburn R. M. Lo died/Nov. 1 1845. A token to his friend/S. W. Phillips. (cut into)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
oak (wood)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Probably Mount Auburn (Middlesex county, Massachusetts) [peak]
Descriptive terms
accessories
Cane
canes (walking sticks)
ivory (tooth component)
oak (wood)
Dimensions
36 1/4 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1153
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
170800

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