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19th Century Patriotic Carved Folk Art Cane

Circa 4th quarter 19th century: Best folk art patriotic painted cane with carved eagles, stars, shields, Civil War medal, pocket knife, violin, rifle, arrow, and more, 34”L, lacking, ferrule, wear commensurate with age and use. See cane #252 on page 146 of George H. Meyer’s American¬†Folk Art Canes: Personal Sculpture¬†(Sandringham Press, 1992) for another example of a cane by the same maker. See page 204 of the book for a detailed discussion and probable attribution to “Charles W. Teale (1817-1895), who lived in the New York State Soldiers Home and is buried in the Veterans Administration National Cemetery in Bath, New York.”

civil war patriotic folk art carved cane

civil war patriotic folk art carved cane

civil war patriotic folk art carved cane

civil war patriotic folk art carved cane

civil war patriotic folk art carved cane

civil war patriotic folk art carved cane

civil war patriotic folk art carved cane

civil war patriotic folk art carved cane

civil war patriotic folk art carved cane

civil war patriotic folk art carved cane

civil war patriotic folk art carved cane

19th Century Patriotic Carved and Painted Folk Art Cane

For Sale: $3,250

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