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A selection of buttonhooks which have been sold from 2007.

a novelty bronze handled buttonhook with steel shank & French frilly garter

Item reference: 3397
Dimensions: 6 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £25 GB
Status: Sold

a silver and guilloche enamel BOOT buttonhook by the famous Crown jeweller Asprey & Co Ltd, established in 1872 at 166/199 Bond Street, London It is hallmarked London 1913. The peach enamel  with gold colour surround is most unusual

Item reference: 3400
Dimensions: 10 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £38 GB
Status: Sold

a moulded celluloid buttonhook in the form of a jockey

Item reference: 3408
Dimensions: 5 and 1/2 inches overall
Condition: good original
Price: £15 GB
Status: Sold

a faux ivory buttonhook with naturalist designs

Item reference: 3399
Dimensions: 8 and 1/2 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £28 GB
Status: Sold

a WWI trench art washer buttonhook with discs of brass, copper, aluminium and Tufnol

Item reference: 3410
Dimensions: 9 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £18 GB
Status: Sold

an Edwardian silver handled buttonhook by Edward Souter Barnsley, established in 1887 at 45 Frederick Street, Birmingham. It is hallmarked Birmingham 1907.

Item reference: 3407
Dimensions: 10 and 3/4 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £12 GB
Status: Sold

a horn handled BOOT buttonhook with silver plated mounts

Item reference: 3406
Dimensions: 10 and 1/2 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £22 GB
Status: Sold

a moss agate handled buttonhook with silver plated shank

Item reference: 3404
Dimensions: 5 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £18 GB
Status: Sold

a WWI washer handled trench art buttonhook with discs of brass, copper, aluminium and Tufnell.

Item reference: 3405
Dimensions: 8 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £14 GB
Status: Sold

an amber faceted agate handled buttonhook with brass shank

Item reference: 3403
Dimensions: 5 and 3/4 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £18 GB
Status: Sold