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Cane With Pull-out Map (USA), 1940

This is a Cane with pull-out map. It was manufactured by In-A-Cane Display Co.. It is dated 1940 and we acquired it in 1987. Its medium is wood, metal, coated fabric, plastic. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by John B. Scholz. It is credited Gift of John B. Scholz in memory of Walter Scholz.

Its dimensions are

L x W x D (map partially extended, as pictured): 87.7 x 12.8 x 2.5 cm (34 1/2 x 5 1/16 x 1 in.)

Cite this object as

Cane With Pull-out Map (USA), 1940. wood, metal, coated fabric, plastic. Gift of John B. Scholz in memory of Walter Scholz. 1987-97-10.

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition IDEO Selects: Works from the Permanent Collection.

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