Button hooks for sale

A selection of items for sale. Visit our contact page if you wish to enquire about availability or shipping details.

a figural Victorian silver handled BOOT buttonhook generally known as the Horse & rider.The assay mark is difficult to read but almost certainly Birmingham 1880’s

Item reference: 3651
Dimensions: 13 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £120 GB
Status: Reserved

a pair of brass shoehorn and buttonhook with the Inscription KIA ORA, which is Mauri for WELCOME

Item reference: 3650
Dimensions: buttonhook 5 and 1/2 inches, shoehorn 8 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £35 GB
Status: Reserved

a Chinese Export silver combination buttonhook shoehorn by unknown maker with raised embossed shield of Chinese dragons

Item reference: 3649
Dimensions: 10 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £120 GB
Status: Reserved

pair hand chased Chinese Export silver handled hook & horn with chrysanthemum decoration by maker Luen Wo who worked out of Shanghai

Item reference: 3652
Dimensions: 7 and 1/2 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £180 GB
Status: For Sale

a steel  buttonhook in the form of a stork with Registered number Rd 153242 dating it to 1890. It is stamped Made in Germany

Item reference: 3640
Dimensions: 5 inches overall
Condition: some oxidation but looks better than the photos
Price: £18 GB
Status: For Sale

a hand carved Whitby Jet glove buttonhook

Item reference: 3648
Dimensions: 3 and 1/2 inches overall
Condition: an old repair to the handle, see photo 3648-e
Price: £28 GB
Status: For Sale

a Victorian silver handled BOOT buttonhook by Deakin & Francis, established in Birmingham in 1882 at 15/18 Regent Street, Birmingham.

The design is for a lady enjoying a serenade and is fully hallmarked for Birmingham 1899

Item reference: 3633
Dimensions: 12 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £35 GB
Status: For Sale

a silver handled pistol grip buttonhook by unknown maker with attractive heavily embossed leaf design

Item reference: 3635
Dimensions: 7 and 1/2 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £18 GB
Status: For Sale

a unique hand made wrought iron buttonhook, one of a pair – see item ref 3592

Item reference: 3591
Dimensions: 7 and 3/4 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £12 GB
Status: For Sale

an all-silver spiral twist miniature glove buttonhook by Adie & Lovekin, established in 1879 at Regent Street, Birmingham. It is hallmarked Birmingham 1912

Item reference: 8742
Dimensions: 1 and 3/4 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £10 GB
Status: For Sale