Walking-stick

Object Number: 
1946.193
Date: 
ca. 1897
Medium: 
Wood, brass, copper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 35 x 1 in. ( 88.9 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on band: "Oak and copper from vessel after breaking up/ Nelson & his flagship 'FOUDROYANT' wrecked in 1897"
Description: 
Wooden cane with tapered shaft ending in a brass ferrule; engraved copper plated brass band around shaft.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Marie Andree de la Montayne
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group