Foudroyant Nelson's Flagship Oak Souvenir Walking Stick c.1898

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  • Description

Oak and copper from  Nelson's Flagship Foudroyant went into the creation of this walking stick around 1898

This cane is now sold

Unique Oak & Copper walking stick with maritime interest
An oak and copper walking stick made from the salvage of the Foudroyant.

Oak turned pommel and shaft hold the copper collar with the image of Nelson and  wording:

HORATIO VISCOUNT NELSON BORN SEP 1758 -DIED OCT 1805

An oak and copper walking stick made from the salvage of the Foudroyant.

The reverse side to the collar holding the image of the ship and the wording:Foudroyant Nelson's Flagship commenced 1789, Launched 1798 wrecked Blackpool 1897

 

The final section of the copper collar states: OAK AND COPPER FROM VESSEL AFTER BREAKING UP
Foudroyant Nelson's Flagship

Condition Report: the cane and copper collar is in excellent condition with minor usage wear. The cane does not hold a base ferrule.

Length: 81cm