Baton encrusted with mother of pearl

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

Name: Baton encrusted with mother of pearl; Date: turn of the 19th and 20th century?; Country: unknown; Town: unknown; Materials: wood, ivory, mother of pearl; Measurements: length 39,9 cm, diameter 1,1 cm; Ownership: Jan Stanisław Witkiewicz’s collection; Inventory number: JSW 42; Description:

black conical body with ivory tips; the grip rounded on the tip, decorated with three intricate, engraved rings; similarly, the elongated opposite tip made of ivory is decorated with three engraved rings; the base of the baton is encrusted with round elements made of mother of pearl; attached to the mid-section of the baton is a narrow and long metal band with engraved  floral patterns and an inscription plate

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


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