A group of four walking sticks,
a hardwood stick, the carved lion's head handle with glass eyes and silver collar, Birmingham 1897,
an ebony stick, with a carved horn dog's head handle with glass eyes and a white metal collar,
86cm high including rubber ferrule,
a hardwood stick, probably ash, with an antler handle having a silver lidded compartment, with an engraved crest and a white metal tip and initials,
93cm high including rubber ferrule, and
a snakeskin covered stick, with an embossed Chinese white metal terminal,
83.5cm high (4)
Provenance: The Peter and Pat Crofts Collection.
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Sold for £160
Lion's head - splits to the stick.
Dog's head - splits to stick below the mount, mount with 1cm split.
Antler - engraving to silver rubbed.
Snakeskin - wear and losses to snakeskin, probably a missing collar. Terminal with wear, dents and distortion.
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