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 banded agate handled glove buttonhook

Item reference: 8708
Dimensions: 3 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £15 GB
Status: For Sale

a faceted amber handled glove buttonhook

Item reference: 8709
Dimensions: 3 and 1/2 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £15 GB
Status: For Sale

a gilt metal telescopic glove buttonhook with chatelaine ring and inscription PAT. SEP.21.8.75

 

Item reference: 8646
Dimensions: 2 and 3/8 inches closed, 3 and 3/4 inches open
Condition: good antique original
Price: £18 GB
Status: For Sale

a gilt metal propelling glove buttonhook inscribed PAT MCH 16 86

Item reference: 8662
Dimensions: 2 and 1/4 inches closed
Condition: surface "dings" commensurate with age
Price: £12 GB
Status: For Sale

a gilt metal propelling chatelaine buttonhook with patent info inscribed PAT MCH. 16 86

Item reference: 8653
Dimensions: 2 and 1/4 inches closed
Condition: some wear to the gilt finish
Price: £12 GB
Status: For Sale

a Victorian silver handled BOOT buttonhook by Charles Boyton & Son Ltd, established in 1809 at Upper Charles Street, Clerkenwell, London. This company made many of the large novelty figural Boot buttonhooks, featuring a swan, spaniel, eagle etc. It is hallmarked London 1888

Item reference: 3544
Dimensions: 14 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: 48 GB
Status: For Sale

an Arts & Crafts pair of buttonhook & shoehorn with spot hammered handles by  an unknown London maker. The maker’s mark is rubbed but they are hallmarked London 1918

Item reference: 3535
Dimensions: buttonhook 10 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £45 GB
Status: For Sale

an engraved silver handled buttonhook by Spurrier & Co, established in 1883 at 14 George Street Birmingham. The date letter is rubbed.

Item reference: 3530
Dimensions: 10 & 1/2 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £25 GB
Status: For Sale

a ball agate handled buttonhook with steel shank

Item reference: 3500
Dimensions: 4 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £15 GB
Status: For Sale

A Victorian silver handle BOOT buttonhook by Adie & Lovekin, established in 1879 at 23 Frederick Street, Birmingham. Although there are no assay marks, this design is  in the Buttonhook Society records as being produced between 1981 to 1899. It was produced in four sizes, this boot hook being the largest.

Item reference: 3377
Dimensions: 12 inches overall
Condition: good antique original
Price: £38 GB
Status: For Sale