Commemorative cane

Object Number: 
2010.24.98
Date: 
2004
Medium: 
Wood, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 38 3/4 x 2 x 7 1/4 in. (98.4 x 5.1 x 18.4 cm)
Description: 
1938 20th Century Limited steamliner.
Gallery Label: 
After Lou Grumet acquired a number of antique canes depicting iconic New York places and people, he commissioned Vancouver yacht maker and cane carver Ivan Wilson to create a cane commemorating the streamliner trains designed for New York Central's Twentieth Century limited train service. The carved handle of the wooden cane depicts the streamlined train.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lou and Barbara Grumet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group