Hook: corn husker

Hook: corn husker
Title
Hook: corn husker
Date 
ca. 1882
Medium 
Brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 1 3/8 in. ( 3.8 x 11.4 x 3.5 cm )
Description 
Hand-held brass with adjustable slide in middle, pointed extension; wraps around grip.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Richard H. Grossman
Object Number 
1946.326
Marks 
stamped: in bold print: "UNIVERSAL HUSKER/PAT'D FEB'Y 31, 1882/A.W. BRINKERHOFF & SON/ UPPER SANDUSKY, O"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group