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Walking-stick

Walking-stick
Title
Walking-stick
Date 
1910-1918
Medium 
Wood, metal (brass, silver), horn
Dimensions 
Overall: 34 5/8 x 1 1/2 in. ( 87.9 x 3.8 cm )
Description 
Wood cane with antler knob handle with inlaid silver disc, heavily knotted wood shaft with silver collar and plaque, and tapered brass ferrule.
Credit Line 
Gift of the Honorable William Sulzer
Object Number 
1936.408
Marks 
stamped: on silver collar: "William Sulzer"; "Henry Clay" engraved: on silver disc on handle: "ILH" engraved: on silver plaque: "Cane of Henry Clay/Presented to Governor Wm. Sulzer, by the Albany Correspondents/ February 10, 1918"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group