Walking stick

Object Number: 
1944.126d
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Bamboo, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 40 x 3/4 in. ( 101.6 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten in ink: at one end of bamboo: "HARRISON AND REID / 1892"
Description: 
Straight bamboo cane with American flag concealed inside.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this campaign cane was made for the 1892 presidential campaign of Benjamin Harrison and Whitelaw Reid.
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