walking sticks, collection of five
silvered metal, rosewood, Bakelite, aluminum, bamboo, stone, glazed ceramic, stained and lacquered wood
37 h × 2 dia in (94 × 5 cm)
Shortest example measures: 4.25 w x 30.75 h inches. Collection is comprised of a carnival cane with lustre glazed elephant handle, a walking stick with carved figural Bakelite handle monogrammed 'S.O.H.', a dress cane with stone handle, a rosewood dress cane with monogrammed plaque on handle' W.R.', and an Art Deco cane with bird-form handle.
Fair to good overall condition. All with typical wear including, scratches, scuffs, and dents commensurate with use. Two missing their feet. Figural Bakelite handle with small 1/4" chip to hood, large chip to shaft at base. Dent to plaque on rosewood cane. Glaze loss and discoloration to elephant head. Please note this work may require the buyer to obtain a CITES permit to export out of the United States.
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