Cane

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1712

GUSN

GUSN-32685

Description

Brown wood with heavy bone knob handle; silver notched collar; holes for tassel with leather strip remaining in hole; silver band at tip (lacquered?); knob handle etched with dots in scroll pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canes (walking sticks)
accessories
ivory (tooth component)
leather
silver (metal)
wood (plant material)
Stick, Walking
Cane
Men's personal gear
Vegetable Ivory
Leather
Silver
Cane

Inscription

Engraved at collar in script: ""John Newcomb March 1712""

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Personal Gear; Personal Assistive Artifacts

Dimensions

33.25 (H) (inches)

Accession Number

1929.509