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Oak copper bound umbrella or stick stand off tapered form. Impressed maker’s mark to copper band for Gèraud Lafitte, Meilleur Ouvrier de France, Concours National, Paris 1933 - Best craftsman of France. Held every four years since 1924, this unique and prestigious award in France is handed out to the best craftsman in different disciplines, and the winning candidate retains the title for the remainder of his life.
French, circa 1933
Base Dia. 12.5” (32cm)