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    Sale 5929

    The Sunday Sale - Property of the Late Monty Lewis, removed from Hyver Manor & Property of the Late Dr. William Lindsaygordon

    29 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 37

    A GROUP OF FOURTEEN NOVELTY GADGET WALKING STICKS AND CANES

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF FOURTEEN NOVELTY GADGET WALKING STICKS AND CANES
    19TH CENTURY
    Including: an ebonised cane with horn knop unscrewing to a glass phial and two thimbles; a silver and ivory mounted cane with three dice and viewing aperture; a brass mounted stick, the grip modelled as a kaleidoscope; a cane with a compass to the knop; a cane with a watch to the knop; an ivory knop cane unscrewing to a weighing scale; a Chinese ivory knop cane unscrewing to two chop sticks; an aluminium walking stick converting to a tripod and six other examples
    38¾ in. (98.5 cm.) long (14)


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