Cane

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900

GUSN

GUSN-13416

Description

Polished brown/golden brown wood stick with brass tip; brown bone handle with scored grip; silver band with scrolling acanthus leaves; smaller silver band.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canes (walking sticks)
accessories
bone (material)
silver (metal)
wood (plant material)
acanthus (motif)
Men's personal gear
Bone
Silver
Acanthus
CANE

Inscription

Engraved silver bands: 1. Wide oval band: ""John Ruskin/ Brantwood"" 2. Narrow band: ""C.E. Norton 1900"" 3. Makers marks on wide oval band: ""[lion passant; leopard's head; ""O""(this symbol dates to 1889-1900)] and [JD] (in square box - unable to identify maker's name) English marks

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

London, England

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.157

Places

Possibly London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)