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    Sale 5367

    Christie's Interiors

    30 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 733

    A COLLECTION OF FIVE AFRICAN WALKING STICKS

    LATE 19TH OR EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A COLLECTION OF FIVE AFRICAN WALKING STICKS
    LATE 19TH OR EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    COMPRISING AN IVORY WALKING STICK WITH HAND HANDLE AND PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION READING 'SIR CHARLES NOBLE ARDEN-CLARKE, FIRST GOVERNOR- GENERAL GHANA. BY KPANDU DISTRICT COUNCIL'
    36 IN. (91 CM.)
    TWO HARDWOOD AND IVORY MOUNTED CANES, ONE CARVED WITH A HAND HOLDING A FACE; ONE WITH PAINTED GLASS HANDLE SIMULATING TIGER'S EYE AND WICKER SHAFT, AND ONE OF LEATHER WITH IVORY DISC HANDLE AND A CARVED WALKING STICK FROM FIJI, HIS CHEST INSCRIBED 'RO PAMA' (6)


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    PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE PRESENTATION IVORY WALKING STICK HAS BEEN BROKEN DURING VIEWING AND WILL BE REPAIRED AT CHRISTIE'S EXPENSE.