Small Sterling Silver & Mother of Pearl Button Hook Antique c1897

Jill Clay

JCL09924.e

This sweet little folding button hook would have been essential for any lady in the late 19th Century to help tighten the multiple buttons on their shoes as well as the many on their clothing to. With a mother of pearl handle that has been lightly decorated with floral details, the body is made of sterling silver hallmarked for Birmingham 1897. It is offered in very good original condition.

Dimension closed: 5.4 x 1.5 x 0.7 cm or 2.1 x 0.6 x 0.3 inches.

Weight: 12.4 grams or 8 pennyweight.