Cane

Object Number: 
2010.24.91
Date: 
ca. 1917
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 33 3/4 x 1 x 4 3/4 in. (85.7 x 2.5 x 12.1 cm)
Description: 
World War I patriotic carvings, Uncle Sam, Liberty etc.
Gallery Label: 
Folk cane artists created a number of patriotic canes to show their pride in America during World War I. This example incorporates patriotic symbols, including the bald eagle, Uncle Sam, and Lady Liberty, among others.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lou and Barbara Grumet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group