Civil War Soldier's IDed Walking Cane marked 1861 / N. C. Wood Bone & Lead Fill
Civil War Soldier's ID'ed Walking Cane marked 1861 / N. Wood, Bone & Lead Fill. The cane is 38-inches long, has 3 finger knobs near the top end. The top is a piece of Cow or Pig Leg Bone with 1861 / N. The soldier mounted & affixed the carved bone to the cane by filling the space with melted lead.
I found this in an antique shop in Hendersonville NC in the early 1980's. It has all the features and wear characteristics that one could ever want. The item "Civil War Soldier's IDed Walking Cane marked 1861 / N.
Wood Bone & Lead Fill" is in sale since Friday, November 12, 2021. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage\Vintage Accessories\Canes & Walking Sticks". The seller is "relicnut" and is located in Ooltewah, Tennessee. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Gender: Men
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Style: Walking Cane
- Decade: 1860s
- Material: Wood, Bone & Lead
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Color: Brown
- Occasion: Everyday
- Brand: Handmade