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baton

Title:
baton
Date: 
1870-1920
Medium: 
Wood, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 17 3/4 x 1 5/8 in. ( 45.1 x 4.1 cm )
Description: 
Ceremonial, turned wood baton said to have been used at Columbia University; reel-turned ends with ball finial; fragment of ribbon wrapped around one end.
Credit Line: 
Permanent Loan from the Beekman Family Association
Object Number: 
1942.541
Gallery Label: 
This ceremonial baton was used at Columbia College.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group