Antique French Snakewood Walking Cane Stick Silver Eagle Handle 19th Century

GBP 725.00

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Object Description

This is a fantastic antique French gentleman’s snakewood walking stick with a silver crook handle and bearing continental marks, circa 1880 in date.

It has a very decorative sterling silver curved crook handle in the form of a finely cast winged eagle on a tapered snakewood shaft.

It is a lovely item and as such would be appreciated by any collector of walking sticks or canes.

Condition:
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.

Dimensions in cm:
Height 88 x Width 2 x Depth 11

Dimensions in inches:
Height 34.6 x Width 0.8 x Depth 4.3

Snakewood is a common name of several different plants: Acacia xiphophylla (family Fabaceae) in Australia. Acacia intorta, Acacia eremaea in Australia. Brosimum guianense (= Piratinera guianensis) (family Moraceae) (Letterwood, Leopardwood) in South America, an exotic hardwood prized for its highly figured grain.

Our reference: A1580

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