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Sale IT133 Lot 3016

WARDROBE OF CANES, 19TH CENTURY AND LATER TOGETHER WITH A LARGE EBONY TRIMMED WALKING STICK HOLDER including a plain wood example topped with a carved face, inlaid eyes, metal tip, h: 33.75 in.; Malucca cane with ivory handle and tip, h: 36 in.; a plain cane with metal tip and wood top, h: 35.5 in.; snakeskin cane with ivory knob handle, h: 35 3/5 in.; delicate segmented cane consisting of pen and pencil segments, staghorn handle, h: 28.5 in.; whimsical faux bamboo cane, the handle carved as a lady's leg in bloomers and show, h: 34 in.; Asian cane, the body carved with a dragon and topped with a dragon's head, h: 38 in.; delicate cane carved with a parrot's head, inlaid eyes, gilt collar, silver ferrule, h: 32 in.; Japanese walking stick with tortoise shell tip, silver collar and handle carved as a crouching monkey, h: 34 in.; English wood cane with carved canine handle, marked silver collar, h: 36.; Victorian lady's cane with cloisonne enamel knob, unmarked gold? collar, h: 34.5 in.; Victorian walking stick with naturalistic branch body and carved canine head with inlaid eyes, h: 36 in.; Victorian black lacquer dress stick and cast silver owl and collar, inlaid eyes, h: 31 in.; inlaid horn segmented stick with crook handle, h: 31.25 in.; Victorian lacquered cane with ivory crouching animal, h: 35 in.; lacquered cane with ivory curved handle and inlaid stones, h: 34.75 in.; Victorian wood handled walking stick with carved owl head, inlaid eyes and silver collar, h: 35.5 in.; a lacquered wood stick with gilt collar and turned circular stained top, h: 37 in.; and a demilune ebony ringed three tier holder with turned legs, h: 28 x w: 28 x d: 15.25 in. (18 including the holder)

NOTE: The buyer of this lot is responsible for obtaining any export permits for ivory currently required by the Bureau of Fish & Wildlife. h:28.50 w:27 d:16 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Sold for $3,000.00

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