Napoléon Shadow Silhouette Cane
Napoléon Shadow Silhouette Cane Napoléon Shadow Silhouette Cane Napoléon Shadow Silhouette Cane
Napoléon Shadow Silhouette Cane

Napoléon Shadow Silhouette Cane

  • This rare French cane would have been owned by one of Napoléon Bonaparte's supporters
  • The carved knob allowed one to discreetly show his loyalty to the Emperor
  • When hit with direct light, the knob casts a shadow of Napoléon in profile
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Item No. 30-9898
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The owner of this rare cane was able to discreetly show his support for the Emperor Napoléon following his exile. The masterfully crafted knob casts a shadow of the deposed leader when hit with direct light, revealing the cane owner's allegiance.

35 1/2” length
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Period: 19th Century
Origin:France
Type:Decorative
Material:Wood
Depth:1.25 Inches
Width:1.25 Inches
Height:35.5 Inches
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