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Description

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA CARVED AND PAINTED FOLK ART CANE / WALKING STICK, integral handle with shaped-hand, shaft featuring bird, alligator, winged-shoe, acorn, and tobacco leaf, and snake crawling up below handle. Retains original varnished surface and black-painted ground. Attributed to the "Tobacco Leaf Carver" of Richmond, Virginia. Circa 1870-1900. 34 3/4" L.
Very good overall condition, minor wear, and minor cracks near crawling snake leading up to the hand.
Provenance: The Jack and Tommie Marsh collection, Columbia, SC.

Condition

Very good overall condition, minor wear, and minor cracks near crawling snake leading up to the hand.

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RICHMOND, VIRGINIA CARVED AND PAINTED FOLK ART CANE /

Estimate $300 - $500Jun 21
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Mt. Crawford, VA, USA
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