All items reputely came from The H. Ill Station in Diyatalawa, Ceylon. Which was used to house prisoners during the Boer War The quality of the workmanship is outstanding.
Either hand carved by a Dutch or South African POW. Under the bust there is a coat of arms and on the reverse an anchor, most likely made for someone in the Royal Navy.
Condition report: minimal wear and marks. In a very good state. See my other militaria currently for sale and I add new items on a regular basis. Although, it may take slightly longer due to its size.Feedback says it all really. My descriptions are accurate as possible but please feel free to ask on anything not mentioned or for more pictures. I appreciate that cash can be a issue! Don't have the funds at the moment? The item "Boer War British Army Dutch POW Hand Carved Walking Stick Male Bust Handle LOOK" is in sale since Wednesday, February 27, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\Boer War (1899-1902)". The seller is "sphera_antiques_uk" and is located in Workington. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Antigua and barbuda, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, South africa.