Walking-stick

Object Number: 
1944.126e
Date: 
1896
Medium: 
Pine, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 38 x 1 in. ( 96.5 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten in ink: on paper label affixed to collar: "Gold Parade New York City"
Description: 
Wooden cane with straight, tapered shaft; wooden knob and ferrule; knob pulls out revealing flag.
Gallery Label: 
This campaign cane was carried in the Gold Parade in New York City in 1896 to promote the candidates McKinley and Hobart.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Hugo V. Sass and Alfred F. Sass
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group