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Walking Stick

Description

Brown wooden stick; rounded shape; plain wooden tip; bone (?) knob handle; holes filled in at top - originally where tassel was threaded/tied; handle unscrews; handle very heavy.

Details

Label
In exhibition "Yankee Remix" at Mass Mus of Contemporary Art, May 2003-April 2004.
Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1900
Material
ivory (tooth component)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
CANE
ivory (tooth component)
Men's personal gear
Torah
Vegetable Ivory
walking sticks
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
34 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1988.201
GUSN
41118

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