02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00 AMCalender
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Folk Art Carved Wooden Presentation Cane,

$764$650
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Folk Art Carved Wooden Presentation Cane, America, 1863, carved fist on cane top and a carved snake spiraling up the shaft, with engraved silver plaque "Made at camp A Hospital near South Mountain and Presented to H. C. Gray by J. C. Barlow & Th's Blasland of the 15th M. T. Feb. 1863.," (loss on eyes), ht. 36 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

A Hospital, South Mountain