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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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 CanesWoodParrot, Carved, Ebonized, Multicolor, 36 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWoodPig Head Handle, Carved, Painted, c.1900, 36 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWoodSnake, Entwined Around Staff, Carved, Painted, 35 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWoodSnake, Turtle, Bust Of Woman Handle, Carved, Pa.c.1890, 36 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWoodSnake-Wrapped Shaft, Painted, U.S.A.c.1900, 39 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesWoodSpread Wing Eagles, Turtle, Stars, Violin, Carved, GAR, c.1875, 34 In.2014Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesAquaSquare, Right Angle Handle, Twisted Bend, Tip, 32 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesAutomatonHorse Head, Amber Glass Eye, Malacca Shift, 36 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesBakeliteOrange, Free-Form Handle, Turquoise Stone, Gold Metal Collar, 36 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesBentwoodRolled Over Handle, Carved Snake’s Head, Shenandoah Valley, c.1875, 32 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesBird GripWood Carved, Painted, Schtockschnitzler Simmons, Pa., c.1900, 35 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesBrassCopper, Sword, Mushroom Knob Handle, Chinese Decoration, c.1920, 33 1/4 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesBulldogIvory, Amber Glass Eyes, Chased Gold Metal Collar, Hardwood Shaft, 36 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesCarvedLong Billed Bird’s Head Handle, Rhinestone Eyes, Snake, Face Shaft, Paint, c.1920, 37 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesCarvedSnake Handle, Mexico, 32 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesCompassRose Gold Handle, Paneled, Snakewood Shaft, c.1862, 35 3/4 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesCopper Quartz Ore Knob HeadCactus Shaft, Silver Band, Bisbee, Ariz., U.S.A.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesDog’s Head GripAmerican Eagle, Stag, Horse Design, Pa., c.1900, 34 3/4 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesDog’s Head HandleCollar, Brampton Stoneware, Light Brown Glaze, Derbyshire, c.1840, 3 1/4 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesFish VertebraeSilver Collar, Engraved, 36 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesFolk ArtMan, Flat Hat, Looking Up, Crooked Shaft, Hardwood, c.1890, 35 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesFolk ArtSoldier, Musket, 1879, 18 1/2 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesFrench BulldogSmoky Quartz, Blue Sapphire Eyes, Silver Collar, c.1891, 38 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesFrogSeated, On Sphere, Silver Collar, Wood Shaft, Brass Ferrule, 38 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 CanesGlassAqua, Crooked, Spiral Reeding, 35 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price


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