DescriptionTWO CARVED IVORY AND WOOD DOG CANES
35-1/2 inches overall length of dog head cane (90.2 cm)
35-3/4 inches overall length of lying dog cane (90.8 cm)
The cane with ivory handle carved as dog's head, ivory collar stylized with buckled strap, tapered wood shaft with metal ferrule and tip. The second cane with ivory handle carved as full body of dog, repoussé silver collar with engraved cartouche PRESENTED TO CANON GELL, M.A. BY THE SCHOLARS AND TEACHERS OF ST. GILES CHURCH SUNDAY SCHOOLS, PONTEFRACT., 1917 and ebonized wood shaft.
Generally fine condition, original in appearance, lying dog cane missing ferrule, no damage to tip, pleasing patina to ivory. Note: Because this item contains African elephant ivory, this item can only be sold within the United States.
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