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Walking-stick

Not promoted
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Title:
Walking-stick
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Wood, brass
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Overall: 35 3/4 x 2 in. ( 90.8 x 5.1 cm )
Date End: 
1 900
Description: 
Twisted grapevine cane with tapered shaft and brass ferrule; engraved with three bands.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Misses Eliza and Isabella Vaché Cox
Object Number: 
1933.72
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this cane originally had a silver cap engraved with the inscription, "Presented to John Palmer Cox, M.D., By his Intimate Friend Mr. Frank Livingston." The cap was lost before the cane was given to the New-York Historical Society.
Date Begin: 
1850
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group