“Holuska” watch cane with flat cylindrical silver handle and crocodile leather-covered shaft. The watch mechanism and dial are contained in the top end of the shaft.
Austria, ca. 1885 (signed). Bibliography: C. Dike, Cane Curiosa, éd. de l’Amateur, Paris, 1982, p. 71, ill. 8/30 (variation); catalogue for La canne et ses mystères exhibit, Carouge Museum, Geneva, March 18-May 31, 1998, p. 103, cat. no. 63 (variation).