This is a beautiful and distinctive antique French Gentlemans ebonised opera cane walking stick with the exquisite silver watch fashioned into the handle, dating from Circa 1880.
The watch having a decorative silvered dial and cylinder escapement. The hinged circular glass lid opens to reveal elegant Roman numerals and splendid chased floral decoration against a textured silver background.
The watch handle is directly mounted onto a very fine ebonised tempering shaft with its original brass ferrule.
It is a lovely item and as such would be appreciated by any collector of walking sticks or canes.
Complete with original key.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 90 x Width 4 x Depth 4
Dimensions in inches:
Height 2 foot, 11 inches x Width 2 inches x Depth 2 inches
Our reference: A2089
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