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The middle age

Around 1090–1300 was the age of the Crusaders, it was a time where thousand of pilgrims and crusaders travelled to the Holly land. A six feet high strong stick with a pointed metal spike at the bottom was the companion of this travellers, used as support also to keep the rhythm of the long walks, this cane was called a bourdon, his top was designed to be hollow to conceal there in religious relics and valuables.

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The origins of the cane
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In ancient history the terms cane and staff where diferent.
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The Divine Staff an Staff Divine
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By ancient Mediterranean cultures
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The middle age
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The evolution of the cane