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Overall: 37 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. (94.6 x 4.4 x 5.7 cm)
Southern soldier, reproduction.
Gift of Lou and Barbara Grumet
This reproduction cane features Johnny Reb, the national personification of the Southern states. He wears his most common attribute, the kepi-style forage cap. This cane is patterned after many canes that were carved out of wood throughout the South after the end of the Civil War.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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