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

a silver handled buttonhook by maker R Wallace & Sons Mfg Co of Wallingford, Connecticut USA. This company, founded in 1834 was one of the earliest makers of silver buttonhooks in America

Item reference: 3279
Dimensions: 8 inches overall
Condition: good original
Price: £20 GB
Status: For Sale

a Victorian  silver handled figural buttonhook in the form of a panther with emerald green paste stone eye .Although the assay marks are rubbed, it is recorded in the Buttonhook Society Records as being produced from 1897 to 1901 by Adie & Lovekin, established in 1879 at Regent Street, Birmingham.

Item reference: 8570
Dimensions: 7 inches overall
Condition: good original with exception one green paste eye is missing
Price: £25 GB
Status: For Sale

an all-silver Edwardian glove hook by Adie & Lovekin, hallmarked Birmingham 1903

Item reference: 10317
Dimensions: 2 and 3/8 inches overall
Condition: good original
Price: £12 GB
Status: For Sale

an Edwardian silver handled double sided figural buttonhook in the form of a dog with glass eyes by Crisford & Norris, established in 1896 at 118 Vyse Street, Birmingham. It is hallmarked Birmingham 1906. This the largest in the suite of dogs produced by the maker

Item reference: 8575
Dimensions: 9 inches overall
Condition: good original
Price: £50 GB
Status: For Sale

a pair of all-silver Edwardian glove hooks, by makers Adie & Lovekin,+ Crisford & Norris . ALLd date letter is 1902 & C&N rubbed

Item reference: 10316
Dimensions: ALLd 2 and 1/4, C&N 2 and 1/2 inches overall
Condition: average to good
Price: £15 GB
Status: For Sale

a pair of all-silver Victorian / Edwardian glove hooks, by makers Adie & Lovekin,+ Crisford & Norris . ALLd date letter is 1901 & C&N 1899

Item reference: 10313
Dimensions: ALLd 2 and 1/8, C&N 2 and 3/8  inches overall
Condition: good original
Price: £21 GB
Status: For Sale

this figural silver handled panther buttonhook has the remnants of a Birmingham hallmark for 1901. The makers mark is rubbed but is known to be by Adie & Lovekin. Nice ruby eyes to finish it off!

Item reference: 8513
Dimensions: 8 and 1/2 inches overall
Condition: good original
Price: £35 GB
Status: For Sale

an all-silver Edwardian glove hook by FrancisWebb, established in 1887 at 19 Great Hampton Street, Birmingham.  It is clearly hallmarked for Birmingham 1900.

Item reference: 10171
Dimensions: 1 and 3/4 inches overall
Condition: good original
Price: £10 GB
Status: For Sale

a horn handled figural buttonhook with glass eyes in the form of a dog

Item reference: 3401
Dimensions: 9 inches overall
Condition: good original
Price: £60 GB
Status: Reserved