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Shoe buttonhook

Description

Steel shoe buttonhook w/ hook at one end and handle w/ embossed scrolled foliate decoration. Flat (w/o scrolling) section on handle w/ vendor embossed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
Embossed on handle: ""THAYER McNEIL/ CO./ BOSTON/ PAT'D/ [?]-11-94"" ""FINE SHOES""
Material
embossing
steel (alloy)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
BUTTONHOOK
buttonhooks
Embossed
embossing
leaf scrolls
Scroll
Steel
steel (alloy)
People and organizations
Thayer McNeil Company
Dimensions
6.125 x 0.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6330
GUSN
26320

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