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Shoehorn

Description

Wooden; hinge construction such that center bar pulls up with chain link, and heel slips out; metal pin is in the 5h or middle hole.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1898
Inscriptions
Stamped - ""6B"" - ""THE LEADAM SHOE TREE/ PAT. MARCH 21 (?).99"" (1899)
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
SHOEHORN
shoehorns
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.5079.3AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
922

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