Wood, possibly ebony; gold; brass; steel; horn
Overall: 36 1/4 x 3/4 in. ( 92.1 x 1.9 cm )
engraved: on collar: "P.G. Stuyvesant"
Wooden sword cane with tapering straight shaft encasing etched blade; circular brass plate on top; engraved gold band; horn ferrule.
This cane was owned by Peter Gerard Stuyvesant (1778-1847), a founder of the New-York Historical Society.
Gift of Mr. Stuyvesant Fish
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.