Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Johnson City, TN, United States
DoneSat, Mar 26, 2016 4:00 PM GMT
The Johnny Winter Cane Collection
The Johnny Winter Rasin' Cane Collection: The famous rare collection of canes from the Johnny Winter estate will be sold at auction by the reputable Kimball M Sterling Inc.of Johnson City, Tennessee. The group consist of rare and unique antique and folk art canes that were carried by one of the most important musicians of our times. They will be sold on March 26th at Sterling Auction Gallery on West Market Street in Downtown Johnson CIty and the auction will be in-house and carried online at liveauctioneers.com . Some of the canes were especially made for Johnny Winter and some being antiques over 100 years old including dress and folk art canes that he personally collected for years. A special selection is an antique sword cane with a push and lock mechanism., A group of canes will be sold that appeared on classic album covers and in famous photos of the Blue/Rock legend along side the likes Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker BB King and many more. Portions of the funds from this auction will support the estates favorite charities. With this collection a group of canes from other private collectors will be offered. This auction will begin at noon Eastern time.