Classic Canes Limited is a British family business, established in 1982 by Ben and Diana Porter, that specialises in the production and sale of walking sticks. Based in Somerset, England, Classic Canes supplies a range of over 700 walking sticks, seat sticks and umbrellas to more than 40 countries worldwide. The range includes everyday, fashion, orthopaedic, collectors’ and folding walking sticks, contemporary and traditional seat sticks and shooting sticks and a capsule collection of ladies’, gentlemen’s and golf umbrellas. A full range of walking sticks accessories such as ferrules and wrist loops is also stocked. Many of Classic Canes’ rustic walking sticks are grown and manufactured on site in its Somerset woodlands. Traditional forestry techniques are used to produce the raw material for walking sticks from native British hardwoods such as ash, hazel and blackthorn. The company is internationally renowned for the quality and style of its products.
Burton Blake are delighted to bring you this folding British wildflowers derby adjustable cane with a poppy print.
A striking height-adjustable derby cane featuring a vivid print of watercolour poppies. The poppy is one of Britain's best-loved wildflowers and is also a symbol of remembrance for soldiers who lost their lives in conflict. The poppy was adopted for this purpose after the First World War and the publication of John McCrae's 1915 poem 'In Flanders Fields', with its famous first line, "In Flanders fields the poppies blow". The naturalistic poppies are shown on a black background. This folding walking stick is height-adjustable from 79 to 89cm (approximately 31 to 35"), making it suitable for a wide variety of users. It is fitted with a chrome collar and a black, non-slip rubber ferrule.
Item weight: 315g.
Ferrule diameter: 19mm.