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Object Name CANE
Catalog Number 0985.07.00129
Description Cane of varnished branch with a gold cap which is engraved with: "Honorable Jefferson Davis from his friend Wm. Ramsay, Jan. 1861, Mt. Vernon."
Dimensions L-35.5 inches
Owned Jefferson Davis
Provenance The cane was given to Jefferson Davis in January 1861 by his friend W. Ramsay at Mount Vernon, home of George Washington.
People Davis, Jefferson
Ramsay, W.
Washington, George
Subjects gifts