Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Cane

Object Number: 
Z.308
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Wood, textile, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 34 3/8 x 1 1/2 in. ( 87.3 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Straight, tapered shaft with knob handle; wood core covered with woven twine in various patterns; iron ferrule
Gallery Label: 
According to a tag with the object, this cane was made by a sailor on the U.S.S. Brandywine.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group