Description

    A STAGHORN AND WOOD ELEPHANT CANE WITH AN ELKHORN AND WOOD DOG CANE
    Circa 1900
    33-1/2 inches overall length (85.1 cm) (elephant)
    32-1/4 inches overall length (81.9 cm) (dog)

    The cane with staghorn handle carved as elephant's head, set with glass eyes, silver collar engraved DEC. 25, 1867, malacca wood tapered shaft with metal ferrule and horn tip, the other with elkhorn handle carved as a dog's head with glass set eyes, gold metal collar, bamboo tapered shaft and horn ferrule to tip.


    Condition Report*:

    both canes in overalll good condition and original in appearance, the dog cane has a crack along underside of neck to ears, crack does not effect aesthetics of handle

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2013
    5th-7th Saturday-Monday
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