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Cane

Description

Brown w/ black grain; wooden angled handle w/ 4 sterling silver diamonds attached; silver collar; plain tip.

Details

Label
In exhibition "Yankee Remix" at Mass Mus of Contemporary Art, May 2003-April 2004.
Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Inscriptions
Silver collar embossed: ""E.N. CAPEN/ BOSTON"" Maker's marks also embossed: ""(lion, anchor, star?)"" = possibly Gorham?
Material
rosewood (wood)
silver (metal)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
CANE
canes (walking sticks)
Diamond
lozenges
Men's personal gear
Rosewood
rosewood (wood)
silver (metal)
Torah
Dimensions
32.375 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1988.197
GUSN
41117

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