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Walking Stick

1970.817 (RS115608)

Description

Black painted hardwood stick, rounded and tapered to a metal tip (missing). Handle is spiral molded white metal with a silver patina; ovoid at top and tapering to wood body.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1875
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
lead (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear; Personal Assistive Artifacts
Descriptive terms
accessories
Cane
Lead
lead (metal)
Stick, Walking
walking sticks
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
36.375 x 1.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.817
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64146

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