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Advertising cane

Advertising cane
Advertising cane
Title
Advertising cane
Date 
ca. 1950's
Medium 
Wood, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 36 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. (92.1 x 8.3 x 12.1 cm)
Description 
Bazooka Gum avdertisement.
Credit Line 
Gift of Lou and Barbara Grumet
Object Number 
2010.24.132
Gallery Label 
The Bazooka Chewing Gum Company was established in Brooklyn after World War II. This cane with a curved handle was an advertising piece for the company, and the lettering on the side of the cane was done in the company's official colors. The Company also used comic strips as part of their advertising campaign.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group