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Walking-stick

Object Number: 
1913.18
Date: 
1780-1820
Medium: 
Whalebone, ivory, abalone
Dimensions: 
Overall: 38 3/8 x 1 3/8 in. ( 97.5 x 3.5 cm )
Description: 
A whalebone cane with a tapered straight shaft; ivory turned and banded knob handle; circle of abalone inlaid on top.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this cane was used by John A. Howland (1774-1849).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Howland Pell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group