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Lot #72
DepartmentCanes, Rules, Etc.
Sold For$750.00(hammer price)
 $900.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJanuary 14, 2020

Description

WALRUS IVORY CANE WITH SNAKE HANDLE 19th Century
Snake with a toothed open mouth, a visible tongue, a diamond-shaped head and crosshatched scales coils elaborately around itself and the pistol grip-style handle. Metal collar. Tapered wood shaft with red stain. Metal ferrule. Length 36.
From a Private Collection, New York
This item is not available for international delivery without CITES and other necessary permits. Obtaining these permits is the obligation of the buyer. Please be aware of current international and domestic regulations and bid accordingly."

Condition

Age lines, mostly concentrated on top of handle.

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