Glass walking stick

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Circa 1780-1820
Nailsea glass walking stick with tri-colour ribbon twist in stem. Simple hook handle, small twist to point at end.
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Mr Hickson inherited the stick from his father Edmund (Ted) in Hull, Yorkshire - he had it given to him by his uncle at 10 years old (in the 1920s). Possibly had been handed down in family. Brought back to NZ in 1982 - donors on return holiday.
Dimensions (LxWxH): 943 x 56 x 17mm (37 1/8 x 2 3/16 x 11/16")
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