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A selection of buttonhooks which have been sold from 2007.

an all-silver glove buttonhook by Crisford & Norris, established in 1896 at 118 Vyse Street, Birmingham and assayed in Birmingham in 1911

Item reference: 8727
Dimensions: 2 and 1/2 inches overall
Condition: slight mis-alignment to the shank
Price: £15 GB
Status: Sold

a mini gilt metal and Goldstone buttonhook of unknown origin

Item reference: 8720
Dimensions: 2 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £15 GB
Status: Sold

a Victorian all-silver glove buttonhook with pale green/amber agate handle by  G E Walton & Co ltd, established in 1886 at 59/61 Hatton Garden, London.  It was assayed in Birmingham in 1898

Item reference: 8730
Dimensions: 3 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £28 GB
Status: Sold

an all-silver glove buttonhook with agate handle by Adie & Lovekin, established in 1879 at 23 Frederick Street, Birmingham. It is hallmarked Birmingham 1903

Item reference: 8716
Dimensions: 2 and 1/2 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £25 GB
Status: Sold

a gilt metal glove loop buttoner unmarked

Item reference: 8675
Dimensions: 3 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £15 GB
Status: Sold

a gilt metal glove hook with gold shank & chain

Item reference: 8672
Dimensions: 2 and 1/8 inches excluding chain
Condition: good antique original
Price: £28 GB
Status: Sold

a gilt metal retracting glove buttonhook, unmarked

Item reference: 8660
Dimensions: 2 inches closed
Condition: good antique original
Price: £12 GB
Status: Sold

a gilt metal retractable chatelaine glove buttonhook by Aikin Lambert & Co

Item reference: 8658
Dimensions: 2 inches closed
Condition: good antique original
Price: £15 GB
Status: Sold

an all-silver glove buttonhook by J Cook & Sons, established in 1888 at Livery Street, Birmingham. It displays an Irish shamrock above a hand and was assayed  Birmingham in 1905

Item reference: 8731
Dimensions: 2 and 1/2 inches overall
Condition: some loss to the green agate
Price: £35 GB
Status: Sold

an all-silver glove buttonhook with Scottish thistle finial by Adie & Lovekin, established in 1879 at 23 Frederick Street, Birmingham. It is hallmarked Birmingham 1903

Item reference: 8722
Dimensions: 2 and 1/4 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £22 GB
Status: Sold