This rare walking stick features an intricate hand-sculpted top depicting the Greek goddess Amphitrite.
'In ancient Greek mythology, Amphitrite was the goddess of the sea, the queen of the sea, and her consort is Poseidon. She was a daughter of Nereus and Doris (or Oceanus and Tethys). Under the influence of the Olympian pantheon, she became the consort of Poseidon and was later used as a symbolic representation of the sea.'
Strong bamboo shaft with an original metal ferrule
Perfect for a Greek collector or for use.
Length - 97.5cm
Diameter of the top outwards - 5.8cm
Diameter of the shaft under the man - 3.2cm
Weight - 407g
Very good condition with some minor age marks.
Antique Bamboo Greek Mythology Walking Stick - Hand-Sculpted Amphitrite Head Top