Court Jester's Stick

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1929

GUSN

GUSN-13619

Description

Stick made from branch; w/ tapered ends; one end has flexible braided insert; entire piece is hollow like a pipe; black, white & red satin ribbons w/ bells attached are twisted around stick & attached w/ bow at both ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

accessories
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
bells (idiophones)
fancy dress
ribbon (material)
Men's personal gear
Silk
Bell
Ribbon
Fancy Dress
CANE

Inscription

Printed label at tip: ""H.J. COLLINS/ Manufacturer & Importer,/ 24 WEST 22d ST., NEW YORK""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Court Jester's Stick Accession Number 1969.7144.8

Maker

Collins, H. J. (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7190

Places

New York state (United States)