Walking-stick

Walking-stick
Title
Walking-stick
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Cherry, silver, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 37 x 1 in. ( 94 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Cherry cane with engraved silver knob handle, tapered shaft with branch nodes, and metal ferrule.
Credit Line 
Permanent Loan from the Beekman Family Association
Object Number 
1954.194h
Marks 
engraved: on handle: "G. B." stamped: hallmarks on handle: "CC" in box; "n"; "BRIGG"; leopard's head
Gallery Label 
According to accession records this cane was owned by Gerard Beekman (1842-1918).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group