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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Souvenirs
Clothing Accessories
Men's Clothing ➔ Cane

Identifier:
2018.9.5
Description:
This cane made of bamboo or faux bamboo and has a crook handle. A ferrule may be missing from the bottom.

A partially worn away label affixed directly to the cane just below the handle associates this artifact with the 1933 Chicago World's Fair: "TRAVEL AND TRANSPORT / A CENTURY OF PROGRESS / CHICAGO 1933."
Date:
1933
Materials:
Wood, Varnish
Dimensions:
34.5"" h 4.5"" w
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Gift of Thomas Dilley
Links:
http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2001-12-16/news/0112150276_1_world-s-fair-cane-exhibits
Maker/Donor
Thomas Dilley
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