Cane with "Gold" Head

gold headed cane.jpg

Title

Cane with "Gold" Head

Subject

Delabarre, Edward, 1822-1897
Men's accessories--1800s

Description

3' ebony cane from pommel to tip. Ornately decorated 2 3/4" pommel, most likely made of brass. Tapered at the very tip for a rubber covering (missing). Given to Edward Delabarre upon his retirement from the Conway Manufacturing Company in 1892. See accession folder for correpspondence and newspaper clipping regarding the cane.

Creator

Unknown.

Date

1892

Contributor

Gift of Maria Elizabeth Aguas (1908-1977) (daughter of Edmund Burke Delabarre).

Source

CHS.

Rights

CHS. Fair use.

Relation

CHS-1988-034

Format

jpeg

Type

Physical object.

Identifier

CHS-1988-035

Coverage

Conway, Mass.

Identifier

011

Citation

Unknown., “Cane with "Gold" Head ,” Conway Historical Society, accessed May 19, 2019, http://conwaymasshistory.org/items/show/399.