Salesman's sample kit

Object Number: 
2002.1.2631a-ii
Date: 
1890-1930
Medium: 
Metal, cloth
Dimensions: 
36 x 12 x 1 in.
Description: 
A green velvet salesman's sample kit displaying thirty five shoe horns, button hooks and combination shoe devices of different styles, with many different businesses represented among the engraved and embossed examples. See 2002.1.2631a through 2002.1.2631ii for individual descriptions of all thirty five samples.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group