Cane

Cane
Cane
Title
Cane
Date 
ca. 1918
Medium 
wood, pewter
Dimensions 
Overall: 34 3/4 x 3/4 x 7/8 in. (88.3 x 1.9 x 2.2 cm)
Description 
Uncle Sam World War I victory cane.
Credit Line 
Gift of Lou and Barbara Grumet
Object Number 
2010.24.90
Gallery Label 
In 1918, a number of canes were made to celebrate the victory in World War I. The handle of this cane is a small pewter figure of Uncle Sam that was meant to be waved in victory parades.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group