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Button hook

Button hook
Title
Button hook
Date 
1890-1930
Medium 
Metal, cloth, wood
Dimensions 
6 x 3/8 x 1/4 in.
Description 
One sample from a green velvet saleman's sample kit displaying thirty five shoe horns, button hooks and combination shoe devices of different styles. A rusted metal button hook with the handle embossed "Footwear And Haberdashery", with floral decorations.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.2631bb
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group