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

unknown maker

Maker Role

Woodworker

Date Made

1890

Place Made

UK, Scotland, Glasgow

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

Subject and Association Keywords

people

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

accessory

Object number

MT1993.96.1

Copyright Licence  

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