Created by
Unidentified
Owned by
Daniels, Jimmie, American, 1907 - 1984
Date
mid 20th century
Medium
wood with ivory, horn, and paint
Dimensions
H x W x D: 35 3/4 × 2 3/4 × 2 in. (90.8 × 7 × 5.1 cm)
Description
Walking stick with a handle in the shape of a man's head. The handle and shaft are wood, the collar is ivory, and the ferrule is horn. The face of the handle has a passive or neutral expression; the man's hair is painted black. The shaft of the stick has wear marks along it, especially along the bottom half.
Place used
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Collection title
Collection of James "Jimmie" Daniels
Classification
Personal Effects and Items
Type
walking sticks
Topic
Actors
Music
Nightlife
Singers (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paul Bodden in memory of Thad McGar and James "Jimmie" Daniels
Object number
A2020.19.1.1
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd567bd8315-19e7-413a-90fc-54349b966f3d

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