Botanist’s System Cane. France, circa 1880
The width of the horn handle is 3 cm, and 7 cm high. The scissors, the crowbar and top are signed DUBOIS as a trade mark, in addition a little brush in the knob in order to facilitate Pollination. There is a metal ring with a weave pattern on top of a bamboo shaft. The O. L. is 89 cm. and the condition is excellent.
A similar cane is shown on page 207, pic. 25/15 of: Cane Curiosa by C. Dike.
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