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Catalog Number 2000.01.1
Object Name Nightstick
Description Nightstick. Typical of those made for and used by police officers. This style has a decoratively turned handle for ornamentation and a knob and was designed to be worn by an officer in full dress uniform and on special occassions, such as parades. It is made of rosewood. This type of nightstick was first introduced in 1876 and was used through the 1960s.

Date ealy 20th century
Dimensions L-23.25 Dia-1.5 inches
Collection PERMANENT COLLECTION
Accession number 2000.01
Title Nightstick
Material Rosewood