CLENCHED FIST AND SNAKE IVORY CANE
- Source: Cowan's Auctions
A wonderful American patriotic Walrus ivory figural cane. This cane has a 3.8` high x 1.25` wide knob carved in form of a clenched fist holding an entwined snake. These canes are typically associated with the Union side of the American Civil War, with the snake representing the Confederacy. Mounted on a nice turned, slightly tapered walnut shaft with .5` steel ferrule. Total length 34`.