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Cane

Description

Natural knotted wood shaft with squared handle ending in carved animal head possibly fox or dog. Traces of black paint throughout.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1899
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Animal Head
animal or human components
Cane
canes (walking sticks)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
heads (representations)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1979.10
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26208

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