Buttonhook

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1875-1910

GUSN

GUSN-4313

Description

Elongated steel shaft with crook hook end; simply turned and shaped wooden handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buttonhooks
accessories
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Steel
BUTTONHOOK

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Accessory

Dimensions

3.75 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.615