Shoehorn

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1915

GUSN

GUSN-24220

Description

Silver shoehorn in the shape of a right-angle triangle w/ rounded edges. One side embellished w/ molded scrolls and flowers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shoehorns
accessories
engraving (printing process)
molding (forming)
silver (metal)
stamping (forming)
Silver
Molded
Stipple Engraved
Stamped
SHOEHORN

Inscription

Engraved on front: ""G. A."" Stamped on back: ""S"" [inside wings]/ ""STERLING/ 5143""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

George W. Shiebler & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Dimensions

1.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5104

Reference Notes

Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

Places

New York state (United States)