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Cane

1971.953 (RS117907)

Description

L-shape; tapering cylindrical shaft terminating in a black rubber tip, hand grip carved to resemble the head and saddle back of a horse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
rubber (material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
CANE
canes (walking sticks)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Horse
horse (animal)
Rubber
rubber (material)
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1971.953
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5691

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