Advertising cane

Title:
Advertising cane
Date: 
ca. 1950's
Medium: 
Wood, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 36 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. (92.1 x 8.3 x 12.1 cm)
Description: 
Bazooka Gum avdertisement.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lou and Barbara Grumet
Object Number: 
2010.24.132
Gallery Label: 
The Bazooka Chewing Gum Company was established in Brooklyn after World War II. This cane with a curved handle was an advertising piece for the company, and the lettering on the side of the cane was done in the company's official colors. The Company also used comic strips as part of their advertising campaign.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group