19th c. African American Walking Cane
An African American made walking cane constructed from a single body of ash wood featuring a bust of man.
Facial features present both a sensitive and strong presence indicating a strong respect for culture of the period. Retains original paints with a light varnished finish.
Survives in an overall very good and original as-descended state of condition.
Purportedly from a family in North Carolina. Ca. 1890. 32 1/2"T.