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Walking-stick

Object Number: 
INV.8758
Date: 
ca. 1883
Medium: 
Wood, silver, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 35 3/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 89.9 x 2.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on top of handle: "W.H.P./1883"
Description: 
Wooden cane with straight, tapered shaft with silver knob handle inscribed on top, metal ferrule.
Gallery Label: 
This cane probably belonged to William H. Paine of New York City.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group