Early 20th Century Fruit Wood Cane/Walking Stick

Early 20th Century Fruit Wood Cane/Walking Stick

SKU: RJ00717
£35.00Price

Most gentlemen in the 19th and early 20th century would have carried a cane. Canes would rarely been used as a walking aid, as anybody at this time who had problems walking would have used a crutch. The cane was mostly used by gentlemen for affectation, or as a form of defence against dogs and ruffians.

 

This is a substantial cane, made from a fruit wood, This type of stick would have been owned by a gentleman of average means.

 

There are no splits or cracks to this stick. The cane does have some scuffs to the wood.

 

Dimensions: 88cm long