Antique Canes and Walking Sticks, Decorative Canes, Art Nouveau Silver Cane ~ M.S. Rau Antiques
Horse Stable Perfume Burner Cane - This intriguing walking stick was used to prevent equine odors from offending sensitive noses in stables. Beneath its pierced silver top, this walking stick holds a delicate basket in which strips of aromatic Papier D'Armenie Triple perfumed paper are burned, producing a pleasing scent that's wafts through. The sturdy shaft also contains a handy set of matches within the top compartment.
Walking stick with a knob in the form of a mermaid Russia, France, Dieppe (?) The second half of the 18th century