Hermann Kotzschmar walking stick, Portland, 1860

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Musician Hermann Kotzschmar's gold-topped walking stick is engraved, "H. Kotzschmar, July 4, 1860." The stick has floral decorations.

Walking sticks often serves as items of fashionable adornment for men, rather than practical aids to mobility.

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About This Item

  • Title: Hermann Kotzschmar walking stick, Portland, 1860
  • Creation Date: 1860
  • Subject Date: 1860
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Wood, metal, gold
  • Dimensions: 85.9 cm x 2.9 cm
  • Local Code: 2002.322.014
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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