DESCRIPTION: Antique Folk Art carved cane. Dating back to the 19th Century this Folk Art Walking Stick Cane has a Carved Burl Gentlemans Head. Probably dates Circa 1860/70 or possibly earlier.Featuring a silver band with initials. Didn't test if sterling or plated and it is not marked. Carved head wears a wig, and it's carved from one small Burl. Its a really nice Folk Art carved walking stick. Some minor shrinkage cracks in burl. Original paint worn in areas(from use and probably polishing of silver). Has initials on silver band.
Original brass ferrule has heavy wear and has bends, dings, losses you would expect from the use of this walking stick. Great folk art piece that displays beautifully. Overall measures about 35 1/2 long. We have been long time collectors and dealers of early English Transferware, Quality 19th century furniture, and Victoriana.We always strive to describe the items to the best of our abilities. All items we sell are old and will show appropriate wear and tear, the pieces will not look brand new. We are only responsible for the item while in our possession.
We will pack all items VERY WELL with bubble wrap and peanuts(furniture will be packed by the shipper). Check out our other auctions for other early transferware and quality antiques.
The item "Rare 19th Century Folk Art Carved Burl Gentlemans Head Walking Stick Cane" is in sale since Sunday, January 31, 2021. This item is in the category "Art\Folk Art & Indigenous Art".
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