Wood, ivory, metal
Overall: 35 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 89.5 x 5.7 cm )
Wooden sword cane with straight, slightly tapered shaft, ivory pistol-shaped handle, metal collar with lion mask cartouche, and ivory ferrule. Pressing the lion's mouth releases the sword.
According to accession records, this sword cane was used by Montague M. Hendricks of New York.
Gift of Albert Hendricks
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.