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Buttonhook

1977.615 (RS116936)

Description

Elongated steel shaft with crook hook end; simply turned and shaped wooden handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1910
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
BUTTONHOOK
buttonhooks
Steel
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3.75 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.615
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4313

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