Description

    GROUP OF THREE FIGURAL CANES: SILVER AND WOOD, TWO SILVER PLATED AND WOOD
    Circa 1900
    37-1/2 inches length overall of knob-style cane (95.3 cm)
    34-3/4 inches length overall of ibis cane (88.3 cm)
    34 inches length overall of elephant cane (86.4 cm)

    The cane with silver plated handle in form of stack registers decorated with dancing figures, burl wood shaft with horn ferrule to tip; the cane with silver plated handle in form of ibis, eyes set with amber glass, bamboo shaft with etched silver plated collar and metal ferrule and tip; and the cane with silver curved handle in form of elephant head, marked 925, eyes set with amber glass, ebonized wood shaft with slim silver collar and horn ferrule to tip.


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    Generally fine condition overall, original in appearance. Note: the laws of various countries regulate the import or export of certain plant and animal properties, including (but not limited to) items made of (or including) ivory, whalebone, turtle shell, coral, crocodile, or other wildlife.  Transport of such lots may require special licenses for export, import or both.  Bidder is responsible for: 1) obtaining all information on such restricted items for both export and import and 2) obtaining all such licenses and/or permits. 

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
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