A Shoe Makers System Cane C. 18th Century.
A Solid silver pommel knob handle screws off to reveal a compartment containing a brass and horn folding Boot Measure for the use of a Boot maker. The shaft is Malacca and has two silver cord eyelets and extends to a (5.5cm / 2.16in) long brass ferrule.
Width of Handle - 3cm / 1.18in
Length - 91cm / 35.82in
Width of Measure - 1cm / 0.39in
Length of Measure - 39cm / 15.35in