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Cane

Description

Brown wood w/ ebony hand holding hoof of deer as handle; engraved w/ names of places in Switzerland spiraling metal pointed tip.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1884
Inscriptions
Stamped ""1884 * T.W.S."" w/ names of places in Switzerland: "" GEORGES DU TRIENT. GEORGE DU TRIEGE. MYRINIGEN. ROSENLARI. WEINGERN ALP. JUNGFRAU. EIGER. WELTERHON. GRINDELWALD. GOSCGEIDECK. PT SCHEIDECK. LAUTERBRUNEN. INTERLAKEN. TETE NOIRE CHAMONIX. MONT BLANC. MARTIGNY. BRIENZ. FURKA PASS. HOSPENT HAL FLUELEN. LUCERN. BRUNIG PASS NEUHAUSEN GLACIER DU RHONE BRUNNEN.
Location of origin
Switzerland
Material
ebony (wood)
metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
CANE
canes (walking sticks)
Ebony
ebony (wood)
Men's personal gear
metal
Souvenir
souvenirs
Unidentified Metal
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1947.139
GUSN
54568

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