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Title: Whale's tooth tipped cane, before 1862

Accession Number: 2007.12.4
Category: CLOTHING & ACCESSORIES - ACCESSORY
Type: cane
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Date: before 1862
Materials: wood; metal; whalebone
Description: Cane; Whale's tooth tipped cane, before 1862; from the collection of George Elliott (1810-1862); wooden cane, made of wood; whale's tooth on top is curved, with the base attached to the cane shaft by a metal band with a woven texture; whale's tooth to be used as a handle.

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