Wood, brass, copper
Overall: 35 x 1 in. ( 88.9 x 2.5 cm )
Wooden cane with tapered shaft ending in a brass ferrule; engraved copper plated brass band around shaft.
Gift of Marie Andree de la Montayne
engraved: on band: "Oak and copper from vessel after breaking up/ Nelson & his flagship 'FOUDROYANT' wrecked in 1897"
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