This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance
About the object
A Georgian walking cane, substantial, made from exotic palmwood capped with a button of turned ivory cut from the core of a tusk, turned and tapering to a brass and steel ferrule.
The shaft pierced for a wrist strap, the holes finished with oval silver-coloured metal.
English circa 1780.
35 3/8 in long; the ivory cap 1 7/8 in diameter.