Baton crowned with a bone knob

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

Name: Baton crowned with a bone knob; Date: turn of the 19th and 20th century; Country: unknown; Town: unknown; Materials: wood (two species), bone; Measurements: length 32,8 cm, diameter 1,4 cm; Ownership: Jan Stanisław Witkiewicz’s collection; Inventory number: JSW 113; Description:

Short baton with a narrow body made of dark wood and finished with an oval bone knob; knob decorated with carved rings (with major signs of wear and tear) and an intarsia in the form of seven round, concentrically placed panels made of black wood (ebony); short tip made of bone, fixed with a small nail.

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


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