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Walking-stick

Walking-stick
Title
Walking-stick
Date 
1875-1880
Medium 
Wood, silver, brass, iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 34 1/8 x 1 1/4 in. ( 86.7 x 3.2 cm )
Description 
Cane with tapering wooden shaft, engraved silver collar, brass ferrule and iron tip.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Charles S. Fairchild
Object Number 
1927.62
Marks 
Engraved: on collar: "HORATIO SEYMOUR FROM C.S.F. 1880"
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this cane was used by Governor Horatio Seymour (1810-1886) of New York.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group