Shoe buttonhook

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-26320

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

Descriptive Terms

buttonhooks
accessories
embossing
steel (alloy)
leaf scrolls
Steel
Embossed
Scroll
BUTTONHOOK

Inscription

Embossed on handle: ""THAYER McNEIL/ CO./ BOSTON/ PAT'D/ [?]-11-94"" ""FINE SHOES""

People and Organizations

Thayer McNeil Company

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Accessory

Dimensions

6.125 x 0.5 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1998.6330

Places

Massachusetts (United States)