Walking sticks with handles that look like fish and their little animal friends. Taken from a current Tooveys’ Auctions catalog.

Bamboo walking cane, the boxwood handle naturalistically carved as a branch and inset with two ivory insects. Late 19th c. Maker not known. Image © Toovey’s. Fair use license. via https://www.tooveys.com/lots/438869/a-late-19th-century-bamboo-walking-cane
Ebonized walking cane, the Chinese Yixing stoneware handle modeled as a bird. Late 19th c. Image © Toovey’s. Fair use license. via https://www.tooveys.com/lots/438872/a-late-19th-century-ebonized-walking-cane
Edwardian walking cane, the horn handle carved as the head of a bird with inset glass eyes, together with another walking cane, the boxwood handle carved with a hunting scene. ca. 1910. Image © Toovey’s. Fair use license. via https://www.tooveys.com/lots/438874/an-edwardian-ebonized-walking-cane
Ebonized walking cane, the stag antler handle carved as a fish head, together with another stag antler handled walking cane inset with mother-of-pearl eyes. Early 20th c. Image © Toovey’s. Fair use license. via https://www.tooveys.com/lots/438877/an-early-20th-century-ebonized-walking-cane
Ebonized walking cane, the horn handle carved as a tiger above a nickel plated collar. Early 20th c. Image © Toovey’s. Fair use license. via https://www.tooveys.com/lots/438881/an-early-20th-century-ebonized-walking-cane

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