Telescopic baton

photo: Waldemar Kielichowski © Institute of Music and Dance, Warsaw

Name: Telescopic baton; Date: turn of the 19th and 20th century?; Country: unknown; Town: unknown; Materials: plastic, ivory?, metal, enamel; Measurements: length 33 cm, length when folded 14,2 cm, diameter 1,7 cm; Ownership: Jan Stanisław Witkiewicz’s collection; Inventory number: JSW 58; Description:

three-part telescopic baton – the grip section contains two more, extendable upper sections; the dark body was made of plastic and contrasts strongly with the long, light tip made of ivory (or its plastic imitation?); both tips of the baton are slightly rounded; the grip has a brass ring with an enamel rhomboid plate with an inscription

; Inscriptions:

on the plate, inside the double frame, brass-encrusted letters DB with a treble clef between the letters

; Catalog card:

Joanna Gul, consultation: Magdalena Szmida-Półbratek (City Museum of Wrocław)


<< Back