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  • 1. Silver Gilt “Cazal” Dress Cane -Ca. 1890 -Long and tapering vermeil cane handle totally engine turned with various patterns and embellished with tw
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 1

    1. Silver Gilt “Cazal” Dress Cane -Ca. 1890 -Long and t...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
    E
  • 2. Silver Art Nouveau Cane -Ca. 1900 -High grade, L-shaped figural silver handle lively modeled, heavily cast and finely hand chased to depict the bus
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 2

    2. Silver Art Nouveau Cane -Ca. 1900 -High grade, L-sha...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
    E
  • 3. Essex Crystal Cane -Ca. 1880 -Large rock crystal ball cut of pure and limpid stone and reversed carved and colored with a duck on the waterside, gi
    Estimate
    $1,000 - $1,500
    Lot 3

    3. Essex Crystal Cane -Ca. 1880 -Large rock crystal bal...

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    $1,000 - $1,500
    E
  • 4. Silver Figural Cane -Ca. 1880 -High-grade figural silver handle superbly modeled and hand chased in micro detail to depict a nude reclining against
    Estimate
    $1,200 - $1,600
    Lot 4

    4. Silver Figural Cane -Ca. 1880 -High-grade figural si...

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    $1,200 - $1,600
    E
  • 5. Evening Hard Stone and Tortoiseshell Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -Black onyx and faceted rock crystal ball handle presented on a longer stem consisting of
    Estimate
    $1,600 - $2,000
    Lot 5

    5. Evening Hard Stone and Tortoiseshell Dress Cane -Ca....

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    $1,600 - $2,000
    E
  • 6. Limoges Enamel Cane -Ca. 1890 -Milord shaped, gilt metal knob with a longer and tapering body hand chased with vertical sprays and encircling flowe
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 6

    6. Limoges Enamel Cane -Ca. 1890 -Milord shaped, gilt m...

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    $800 - $1,200
    E
  • 7. Ebony Head Chopper Cane -Ca. 1890 -Well carved ebony Black Man’s head with an elongated face showing the characteristic wide and flat nose and larg
    Estimate
    $2,500 - $3,500
    Lot 7

    7. Ebony Head Chopper Cane -Ca. 1890 -Well carved ebony...

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    $2,500 - $3,500
    E
  • 8. Silver Putti Dress Cane -Ca. 1870 -Substantial silver knob fashioned in a well-proportioned, elongated shape and finely hand chased and engraved wi
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 8

    8. Silver Putti Dress Cane -Ca. 1870 -Substantial silve...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
    E
  • 9. KPM Porcelain Indoor Cane -Ca. 1840 -Modeled in the conventional Baroque T-shape with an elegantly formed body and asymmetrically curving ends, the
    Estimate
    $75 - $150
    Lot 9

    9. KPM Porcelain Indoor Cane -Ca. 1840 -Modeled in the ...

    Est.
    $75 - $150
    E
  • 10. Silver Figural Art Nouveau Cane -Ca. 1900 -Heavy silver handle modeled with to depict a female head with encircling vine extending in a round seal
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 10

    10. Silver Figural Art Nouveau Cane -Ca. 1900 -Heavy si...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
    E
  • 11. Lapis Lazuli and Gold Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -Large Lapis Lazuli handle fashioned of a select single stone in a well-proportioned Derby-like Baroque
    Estimate
    $2,500 - $3,500
    Lot 11

    11. Lapis Lazuli and Gold Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -Large L...

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    $2,500 - $3,500
    E
  • 12. Silver Art Nouveau Siren Cane -Ca. 1900 -T-shaped silver handle with a siren on a flowerbed, snake wood shaft and a horn ferrule. The worlds of na
    Estimate
    $1,200 - $1,600
    Lot 12

    12. Silver Art Nouveau Siren Cane -Ca. 1900 -T-shaped s...

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    $1,200 - $1,600
    E
  • 13. Jeweled Gold and Enamel Dress Cane -Ca 1900 -Slightly tapering engine turned and translucent pale pink enameled silver knob embellished with two y
    Estimate
    $2,000 - $3,000
    Lot 13

    13. Jeweled Gold and Enamel Dress Cane -Ca 1900 -Slight...

    Est.
    $2,000 - $3,000
    E
  • 14. Rock Crystal Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -Stretching rock crystal handle cut of natural pure stone in an elongated shape with a slightly widening upper p
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 14

    14. Rock Crystal Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -Stretching rock ...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
    E
  • 15. Ebony and Walrus Dagger Cane -Ca. 1890 -Pistol grip shaped walrus handle with a longer stem and deeply carved twirl, ebony shaft with a brass ring
    Estimate
    $2,000 - $3,000
    Lot 15

    15. Ebony and Walrus Dagger Cane -Ca. 1890 -Pistol grip...

    Est.
    $2,000 - $3,000
    E
  • 16. Silver Cane Collection -Ca. 1890-1920 -Forty canes with silver handles of various shapes including, Crooks, Operas, Straights, Fancys and L-Shapes
    Estimate
    $8,000 - $9,000
    Lot 16

    16. Silver Cane Collection -Ca. 1890-1920 -Forty canes ...

    Est.
    $8,000 - $9,000
    E
  • 17. KPM Porcelain Indoor Cane -Ca. 1860 -Porcelain knob well modeled and naturalistically colored painted in finest micro detail to depict the bust of
    Estimate
    $1,200 - $1,800
    Lot 17

    17. KPM Porcelain Indoor Cane -Ca. 1860 -Porcelain knob...

    Est.
    $1,200 - $1,800
    E
  • 18. Early Ormoulu Ceremonial Cane -Ca. 1820 -Fire gilt bronze knob well modeled in high relief and hand chased in painstaking fine detail with five en
    Estimate
    $1,400 - $1,800
    Lot 18

    18. Early Ormoulu Ceremonial Cane -Ca. 1820 -Fire gilt ...

    Est.
    $1,400 - $1,800
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  • 19. Tortoiseshell Rabbit Head Cane -Ca. 1890 -Large Rabbit head carved in the customary horizontal shape with long, backward extending ears on a match
    Estimate
    $1,400 - $1,800
    Lot 19

    19. Tortoiseshell Rabbit Head Cane -Ca. 1890 -Large Rab...

    Est.
    $1,400 - $1,800
    E
  • 20. Porcelain Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -Longer porcelain handle fashioned in a cylindrical configuration and painted in pastel colors and finest micro det
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 20

    20. Porcelain Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -Longer porcelain ha...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
    E
  • 21. Fabergé Nephrite and Silver Enamel Cane -Ca. 1900 -The modified Derby shaped Nephrite handle shows beautiful proportions and an elegantly arched h
    Estimate
    $2,500 - $3,500
    Lot 21

    21. Fabergé Nephrite and Silver Enamel Cane -Ca. 1900 -...

    Est.
    $2,500 - $3,500
    E
  • 22. Silver Gilt and Jeweled Cane -Ca. 1880 -Silver gilt knob fashioned in a classic Milord shape and entirely studded with individually raised set tur
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 22

    22. Silver Gilt and Jeweled Cane -Ca. 1880 -Silver gilt...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
    E
  • 23. Sword Cane -Ca. 1900 -Large makassar ebony handle fashioned in a stylized pistol shape and partly engraved with floral extending in a flush set wi
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 23

    23. Sword Cane -Ca. 1900 -Large makassar ebony handle f...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
    E
  • 24. Silver Figural Art Nouveau Cane -Ca. 1900  -Well modeled to depict the bust of a young beauty with a charming expression on the face, flowing, lon
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 24

    24. Silver Figural Art Nouveau Cane -Ca. 1900 -Well mo...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
    E
  • 25. Essex Crystal Cane -Ca. 1880 -Straight and tapering rock crystal knob cut of a pure and limpid stone and fitted with a reversed carved and colored
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 25

    25. Essex Crystal Cane -Ca. 1880 -Straight and tapering...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
    E
  • 26. Owl Cane -Ca. 1900 -Very large pearwood handle carved to depict an owl perched atop of a wood stem, rarely encountered boxwood shaft with a braide
    Estimate
    $700 - $900
    Lot 26

    26. Owl Cane -Ca. 1900 -Very large pearwood handle carv...

    Est.
    $700 - $900
    E
  • 27. Ruby and Cloisonné Enamel Dress Cane -Early 1900s -Large, round and precious hard stone ruby knob of a pale red color, fine grained and close pore
    Estimate
    $600 - $800
    Lot 27

    27. Ruby and Cloisonné Enamel Dress Cane -Early 1900s -...

    Est.
    $600 - $800
    E
  • 28. Silver Art Nouveau Cane -Ca. 1900 -L-shaped silver handle modeled to depict a beautiful young girl gracefully leaning over a tree branch to pick a
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 28

    28. Silver Art Nouveau Cane -Ca. 1900 -L-shaped silver ...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
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  • 29. Hard Stone and Silver Gilt Cane -Ca. 1900 -The elegant knob is fashioned of Nephrite in a well-proportioned, stretching and plain Milord shape and
    Estimate
    $1,500 - $2,000
    Lot 29

    29. Hard Stone and Silver Gilt Cane -Ca. 1900 -The eleg...

    Est.
    $1,500 - $2,000
    E
  • 30. Porcelain “Sèvres” Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -Substantial deep cobalt blue porcelain handle consisting of a larger ball knob and its longer cylindrical
    Estimate
    $900 - $1,400
    Lot 30

    30. Porcelain “Sèvres” Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -Substantia...

    Est.
    $900 - $1,400
    E
  • 31. Figural Boxwood Cane -Ca. 1900 -Large boxwood vertical handle carved to depict a putti presented on a round and widening bone base with fine engra
    Estimate
    $1,400 - $1,800
    Lot 31

    31. Figural Boxwood Cane -Ca. 1900 -Large boxwood verti...

    Est.
    $1,400 - $1,800
    E
  • 32. Nephrite Rabbit Cane -Ca. 1900 -A unique and wonderful Nephrite example of the much-admired horizontal rabbit’s head with furry coat and backwards
    Estimate
    $2,500 - $3,500
    Lot 32

    32. Nephrite Rabbit Cane -Ca. 1900 -A unique and wonder...

    Est.
    $2,500 - $3,500
    E
  • 33. Jeweled Gilt Brass Scepter -Ca. 1939 -Gilt brass scepter fashioned in an appealing mirrored concept featuring a ball top chased in low relief and
    Estimate
    $700 - $900
    Lot 33

    33. Jeweled Gilt Brass Scepter -Ca. 1939 -Gilt brass sc...

    Est.
    $700 - $900
    E
  • 34. Tortoiseshell and Gold Cane -Ca. 1910 -Solid tortoiseshell crook handle with matching and wide yellow gold cap and collar, well streaked makassar
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 34

    34. Tortoiseshell and Gold Cane -Ca. 1910 -Solid tortoi...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
    E
  • 35. Silver Figural Art Nouveau Cane -Ca. 1900 -Well-proportioned crook silver handle embellished with a female head festooned with flowers at the fron
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 35

    35. Silver Figural Art Nouveau Cane -Ca. 1900 -Well-pro...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
    E
  • 36. Silver Gilt and Jeweled Dress Cane -Ca. 1870 -Silver gilt filigree handle consisting of a longer and straight cylindrical stem topped by a ball kn
    Estimate
    $600 - $800
    Lot 36

    36. Silver Gilt and Jeweled Dress Cane -Ca. 1870 -Silve...

    Est.
    $600 - $800
    E
  • 37. Silver and Porcelain Belle Epoque Cane -Ca. 1880 -Reversed pear shaped silver knob hand chased and engraved with rich scrollwork and personalized
    Estimate
    $700 - $900
    Lot 37

    37. Silver and Porcelain Belle Epoque Cane -Ca. 1880 -R...

    Est.
    $700 - $900
    E
  • 38. Black Coral Cane -Ca. 1890 -The handle is fashioned of a giant, single piece of black coral and flush grafted on a real coromandel wood shaft with
    Estimate
    $1,200 - $1,800
    Lot 38

    38. Black Coral Cane -Ca. 1890 -The handle is fashioned...

    Est.
    $1,200 - $1,800
    E
  • 39. Hard Stone Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -A sizeable malachite ball knob and its silver collar with two lions supporting a blank shield struck with a “J.M”
    Estimate
    $600 - $800
    Lot 39

    39. Hard Stone Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -A sizeable malachi...

    Est.
    $600 - $800
    E
  • 40. Knob Kerrie Mythological Erotic Cane -Ca. 1900 -Well modeled bronze casting of the well-known subject matter of Leda and the Swan, snake wood shaf
    Estimate
    $600 - $800
    Lot 40

    40. Knob Kerrie Mythological Erotic Cane -Ca. 1900 -Wel...

    Est.
    $600 - $800
    E
  • 41. Hard Stone Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -Two pieces amethyst quartz knob fashioned in a flattened, fan shape with facetted roc crystal separators and pres
    Estimate
    $600 - $800
    Lot 41

    41. Hard Stone Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -Two pieces amethys...

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    $600 - $800
    E
  • 42. Giant Automated Dog Head Cane -Ca. 1900 -Giant fruitwood handle naturalistically carved in the shape of a French bulldog’s head with a finely engr
    Estimate
    $1,200 - $1,800
    Lot 42

    42. Giant Automated Dog Head Cane -Ca. 1900 -Giant frui...

    Est.
    $1,200 - $1,800
    E
  • 43. Hard Stone and Silver Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -The elegant knob is fashioned of smoky colored topaz in a stretching and plain Milord shape, wider and
    Estimate
    $1,200 - $1,800
    Lot 43

    43. Hard Stone and Silver Dress Cane -Ca. 1900 -The ele...

    Est.
    $1,200 - $1,800
    E
  • 44. Silver Erotic Stanhope Dress Cane -Ca. 1890 -L-shaped silver handle with a hammered surface and obscured hallmarks on the integral and raised ring
    Estimate
    $1,200 - $1,600
    Lot 44

    44. Silver Erotic Stanhope Dress Cane -Ca. 1890 -L-shap...

    Est.
    $1,200 - $1,600
    E
  • 45. Cloisonné Enamel Cane -Ca. 1890 -Opera shaped Shippo enamel handle with integral longer stem profusely decorated with various blooms and floral el
    Estimate
    $700 - $900
    Lot 45

    45. Cloisonné Enamel Cane -Ca. 1890 -Opera shaped Shipp...

    Est.
    $700 - $900
    E
  • 46. Erotic Folk Art Stanhope Cane -Ca. 1900 -Fashioned of a natural branch with an integral handle grown at an angle and carved to depict a reclined n
    Estimate
    $1,200 - $1,800
    Lot 46

    46. Erotic Folk Art Stanhope Cane -Ca. 1900 -Fashioned ...

    Est.
    $1,200 - $1,800
    E
  • 47. Figural Hard Stone Cane -Ca. 1890 -Muddy green jasper hippopotamus head on an ebony shaft with a braided silver wire collar and a metal ferrule. T
    Estimate
    $5,000 - $7,000
    Lot 47

    47. Figural Hard Stone Cane -Ca. 1890 -Muddy green jasp...

    Est.
    $5,000 - $7,000
    E
  • 48. Silver Figural Art Nouveau Cane -Ca. 1900  -L-shaped silver handle, well-modeled, heavy cast and finely hand chased to depict a female head in Sym
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 48

    48. Silver Figural Art Nouveau Cane -Ca. 1900 -L-shape...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
    E

Auction Description

Antique Canes and Walking Sticks by Kimball Sterling
A collection of 200 canes and walking sticks. Many different categories are presented in this single owner European collection Read more
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