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Advertising cane

Advertising cane
Advertising cane
Title
Advertising cane
Date 
ca. 1939
Medium 
Wood, fabric, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 34 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. (87 x 4.4 x 4.4 cm)
Description 
Mickey Mouse.
Credit Line 
Gift of Lou and Barbara Grumet
Object Number 
2010.24.129
Gallery Label 
The cane is an original piece of Disney memorabilia from 1939. The handle, a carved head of the original design of Mickey Mouse, was sold to promote the cartoon movies. This cane was produced at the peak of Mickey Mouse's popularity, right before Snow White was to change the history of American movies and for animation.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group