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Button hook

Object Number: 
2002.1.2630
Date: 
1890-1930
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
5 x 1 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
A rusted gray wire loop style buttoner with a handle end embossed on one side "H.S. Norwell" and on the reverse "Nashua, N.H.", flanked on both sides by an embossed high-top button shoe and a low button shoe.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group