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Walking stick

English
19th century


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

87.63 cm (34 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1972.168

Medium or Technique

Bamboo, tortoiseshell, gold inlay

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Bamboo walking stick with knob-shaped tortoise shell handle, inlaid with gold pique flowers and leaves. Gold band at bottom of handle. Metal lip. Belonged to Duke of Connaught, Queen Victoria’s youngest son.

Provenance

Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn (1850-1942)

Credit Line

Gift of Rowland Burdon-Muller