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Cane

Cane
Cane
Title
Cane
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Lou and Barbara Grumet
Object Number 
2010.24.91
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group