1st item: Folk art carved GAR (Grand Army of the Republic) wooden cane. Carved with the inscription "J. S. Canada, C.O. C. 1 KY. Cav." along with an incised hand pointing to a home, an incised Union Shield with a heart, a horseshoe, and the initials G. A. R. 33 3/4" L. 2nd item: Folk art carved cane, the top carved in the form of an African male head with a spiral carved shaft. 35 3/4" L. Both items last half 19th century. Condition: 1st item: Overall general wear with some slight losses. 2nd item: Overall general wear.
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