Walking-stick

Object Number: 
1944.126a
Date: 
1884
Medium: 
Bamboo, pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 35 x 3 1/2 x 1 in. ( 88.9 x 8.9 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
cast: on handle: "BLAINE LOGAN" painted: on shaft: "BLAINE AND LOGAN/ 1884"
Description: 
Bamboo campaign cane with cast pewter plumed knight's head handle; painted inscription on shaft.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this cane was carried in a campaign parade for James Gillepsie Blaine and John Alexander Logan during the 1884 Presidential campaign.
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