Walking-stick

Walking-stick
Title
Walking-stick
Date 
ca. 1900
Medium 
Bamboo, ivory, silver, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 36 3/8 x 4 7/8 x 7/8 in. ( 92.4 x 12.4 x 2.2 cm )
Description 
Cane with straight bamboo shaft with metal ferrule, faceted silver collar engraved with an inscription, and ivory L-shaped handle with a carved serpent coiled around it
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. William Sulzer
Object Number 
1942.94
Marks 
Engraving: on collar: "FROM/CAPT. ROUY (?)/TO/WILL/LULU ISL./1900"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group