Walking-stick

Walking-stick
Title
Walking-stick
Date 
1900-1905
Medium 
Wood, bone, brass, copper, silver, rubber
Dimensions 
Overall: 36 x 4 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 91.4 x 10.8 x 3.2 cm )
Description 
Cane with tapered wooden shaft carved with plant motifs; crook bone handle with silver collar; brass ferrule with silver tip; rubber tip not orginal to object.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. William Sulzer
Object Number 
1942.96
Marks 
engraved: on silver collar: "From/ Pres. Diaz/ to/ Congressman Sulzer/ 1905"
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this cane was given from President Diaz to William Sulzer in 1905.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group