Walking-stick

Walking-stick
Title
Walking-stick
Date 
1860-1918
Medium 
Wood, silver, brass, steel
Dimensions 
Overall: 37 1/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 94.3 x 2.9 cm )
Description 
Wooden cane with tapering shaft, silver knob handle, and brass ferrule with steel tip.
Credit Line 
Permanent Loan from the Beekman Family Association
Object Number 
1954.194f
Marks 
engraving: on top of knob: "G.B."
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this cane was used by Gerard Beekman (1842-1918).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group