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Buttonhook

Description

Button hook w/ molded scrolled floral handle w/ initials "MH". Tapered shaft w/ small end hook.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Associated Building
Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
silver (metal)
sterling silver
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
BUTTONHOOK
buttonhooks
ivory (tooth component)
silver (metal)
Sterling Silver
sterling silver
Vegetable Ivory
Dimensions
1 x 8.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.35C
Credit Line
Gift of Edmund Quincy
GUSN
55961

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