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Commemorative cane

Object Number: 
2010.24.149
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 38 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 7 3/4 in. (97.2 x 5.7 x 19.7 cm)
Description: 
Merrill Lynch.
Gallery Label: 
The huge statue of the Merrill Lynch bull, located in the Financial District, has become a major New York icon. Vancouver yacht maker and cane carver Ivan Wilson was asked to create a cane for the Grumet cane collection that replicated the iconic bull as the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lou and Barbara Grumet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group