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Canes

Canes and walking sticks were used by every well-dressed man in the nineteenth century, but by World War I the style had changed. Political canes were popular until the campaign of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. He used a wheelchair but did not want it known, so his campaign avoided canes. Today canes are used by few but the infirm. Collectors prize old canes made with special features, like hidden swords, whiskey flasks, or risqué pictures seen through peepholes. Examples with solid gold heads or made from exotic materials are among the higher-priced canes. See also Scrimshaw. 

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 CanesSilver Lighter, Hinged Lid, Acanthus Band, Malacca Shaft, Dunhill, 1930s, 36 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesSilver Polar Bear, L Handle, Snakewood Shaft, Tiffany & Co., c.1895, 36 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesSword Cane Wood, Woven Baleen, Triangular Blade, Gold Inlay, 1800s, 37 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesTelescope Wood, Brass, c.1910, 35 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesTiger's-Eye Sphere Shape, Faux Rosewood Shaft, 36 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWalking Stick Black Boot Handle, Carved Wood, Metal Cuff, Birds, Plants, 34 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWalking Stick Carved, 5 Skeletons On Shaft, Asia, c.1950, 35 1/2 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWalking Stick Ebony, Gold Plated Handle, Monogram, C.M, Burton, 35 1/2 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWalking Stick Horse Head, Carved Wood, Incised, Folk Art, 34 3/4 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWalking Stick Kaleidoscope, Carved Wood Handle, Male Bust, Bead Eyes, 39 1/8 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWalking Stick Maple, Metal Ferrule, Acorn, Alligator, Bird, Leaves, A.P, c.1905, 32 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWalking Stick Presentation, Branches, Fraternal Symbols, F.L.T., Heart-In-Hand, c.1890, 34 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWalking Stick Rosewood, Yellow Gold Handle, Scrolling, U.S.A., c.1900, 33 1/2 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWalking Stick Silver, Ivory, Skull Shape Handle, Ebonized Shaft,1922, 33 1/2 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWalking Stick Snake, Wood, Spiral Carved, Painted Black, Glass Eyes, Brass Tip, 38 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWalking Stick Sterling & Ebony, Monkey's Fist Knot, Roper Wrapping, 1900s, 35 1/2 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWalking Stick Wood, Entwined Dragons, Chasing Comet, c.1900, 38 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWhale Ivory Bird Handle, Bone, Ink Inscribed Ring, 200 WET, c.1860, 39 3/4 x 4 3/4 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWhale Ivory Turk's Head Knot, Whalebone & Ebony Checkerboard Band, c.1860, 38 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWhalebone Knotted Rope Handle, 3 Twisted Snake Shaft, c.1860, 34 x 1 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWood Alligator, 2 Boots In Mouth Handle, c.1900, 34 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWood Bird Grip, Carved, Painted, Schtockschnitzler Simmons, c.1900, 32 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWood Black Child Handle, Hat, Bisque, c.1900, 33 1/2 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWood Bull Head, Coin Holder, Brown Glass Eyes, 2 Horn Horns, c.1920, 36 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWood Carved Dog Head Handle, Alligator, Fish, Snake, Red Paint, c.1900, 39 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price


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