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    A JOHN JACOB ASTOR IV SILVER TOP WALKING CANE
    Maker unidentified, circa 1893-1894
    Marks: (lion passant), (leopard's head), maker's mark effaced, S
    36-1/2 inches overall length (92.7 cm)

    The cane with silver knob handle, hallmarks to knob base, heavy malacca wood shaft, metal ferrule to tip; monogrammed J.J.A. to top.


    Condition Report*:

    Overall good condition, original in appearance, denting on edge of silver knob, wood shaft chipped at edge of ferrule

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2013
    5th-7th Saturday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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