Shoe buttonhook

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-26322

Description

Sterling silver(?) shoe buttonhook w/ eye-shaped hook and elaborate scrolled foliate decoration embossed on handle. Flat (w/o scrolling) section on handle w/ vendor embossed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buttonhooks
accessories
embossing
sterling silver
silver (metal)
leaf scrolls
Sterling Silver
Embossed
Scroll
BUTTONHOOK

Inscription

Embossed on handle: ""THAYER McNEIL/ COMPANY/ 7 TEMPLE PL./ 15 WEST ST./ PAT'D/ 12-11-94""

People and Organizations

Thayer McNeil Company

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

0.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1998.6329

Places

Massachusetts (United States)