Cane with Bird Handle
Unknown Maker (possibly American), American, 19th century
Whale ivory handle highlighted with black ink; wrapped baleen shaft and ferule; woven baleen collar fashioned as a Turk’s head knot.
Overall: 35 3/4 × 4 1/8 in. (90.8 × 10.5 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Judith D. and Charles H. Hood, Class of 1951
Place Made: United States, North America
Personal Gear: Cane
Not on view