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Walking stick

Description

Maple walking stick w/ ivory handle. Inlaid silver and brass (at base). Hole near top of stick for handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Engraved on silver inlay between handle and wood: ""R. H. Tucker. Wiscasset""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
ivory (tooth component)
maple (wood)
silver (metal)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
CANE
ivory (tooth component)
Maple
maple (wood)
Silver
silver (metal)
Vegetable Ivory
walking sticks
Dimensions
35.5 (H), 1.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.263
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19931

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