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Shoe button hook

Object Number: 
1988.10
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Steel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 5/8 x 1 in. ( 11.7 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: around handle: "ABBOTTS ALDERNEY DAIRIES, INC. stamped: below handle: "PAT/APKBR (?)"
Description: 
Steel shoe button hook (?) with flat curved handle, cylindrical shaft, and pointed end; handle stamped with advertising logo on one side and foliate decoration on the other.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Arleigh Williamson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group