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Object Name Cane
Catalog Number 1962.197
Date 1933
Material(s) Wood/Tinplate/Metal
Dimensions H-35.252 W-0.75 D-4.5 inches
Description This wooden cane has a black tinplate wrapped curved handle, an inscription on the staff that reads, "Century of Progress", and a metal tip at the foot.
Notes The "Century of Progress" was the theme of the 1933 Chicago World's Fair.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Canes
Walking sticks
Centennial celebrations
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS