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Walking Cane; unknown maker; 1890; MT1993.96.1

Walking Cane; unknown maker; 1890; MT1993.96.1
Name/Title
Walking Cane
About this object
Walking Cane; a wooden cane (walking stick), with patterned brass plaque head, and brass tip. It was presented to Mr Gavin Cullen on the occasion of his marriage, 11 December 1890, by fellow workers at the Clydebridge Steelworks (Cambuslang, Glasgow, Scotland).
Maker Role
Woodworker
Date Made
1890
Medium and Materials
processed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, brass
organic, vegetal, stem, cane

Inscription and Marks
Engraved on plaque: 'PRESENTED / BY FRIENDS / AT THE / CLYDEBRIDGE / STEELWORKS / TO / MR. C.W CULLEN / ON THE OCCASION / OF HIS / MARRIAGE / 11th Dec / 1890'
Measurements
l 970mm x dia 30mm
large

Subject and Association Keywords
domestic accessories
people
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.
Object Type
accessory
Object number
MT1993.96.1

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