Cane

Cane
Title
Cane
Date 
1860-1918
Medium 
Mahogany, silver, brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 36 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 1 in. ( 92.1 x 11.4 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Wood cane with tapering shaft, L-shaped silver handle, and brass ferrule.
Credit Line 
Permanent Loan from the Beekman Family Association
Object Number 
1954.194b
Marks 
engraving: on handle: "G. B." stamped: on handle: "E. M" and "f" and leopard's head in reserve
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, the engraved initials on handle stand for Gerard Beekman (1842-1918).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group