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Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A simple metal button hook with a ring on its end so that it may hang somewhere. On one side is the company name, "Dacks Mens Shoes'" around the button hook ring.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and mild tarnish in the metal.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1988-030-0009
Length
8
Width
3
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A simple metall button hook with a various square shaped indent design all across its looped handle at the end.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and mild tarnish in the metal due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1988-030-0011
Length
5.5
Width
3
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A simple metal button hook with a ring on its hook.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1977-035-0246
Length
6
Width
3
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A simple metal button hook with the company name, "The G.R. Christe CO.. Aylmer ONT" inscribed and slightly raised onto the ring at the end of this button hook.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and notable tarnish in the metal.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1977-036-0001B
Length
7
Width
1
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
Ivory, cloth
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A long shoe horn with an unique shape with a long cloth bendable handle for easier assistance. It can be assumed that this shoe horn was meant for very high or long boots.
Material
Ivory, cloth
Condition Information
General wear and mild discolouration in the fabric
Accession Number
1980-017-0019A
Length
20
Width
3
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A silver-coloured metal button holder. The overall shape of this button holder is similar to that of a long capital U or lowercase n.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish in the metal
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1985-001-0010
Length
18
Width
8
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
Yarn, metal, ivory
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A set of two safety pins mounted onto a piece of paper and attached to two crochet pink and white yarn holders that are attached to ivory rings. The piece of paper has written instructions on how to use these safety pins, and these instructions are as follows: Use these pins and they'll hold your shirt up without fail, then put then in the closet on a nail.
Material
Yarn, metal, ivory
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1985-001-0086
Length
5
Width
3
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
Brass
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A brass-coloured button holder.
Material
Brass
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish in the metal
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1985-003-0009
Length
18
Width
5
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
2
Description
A set of identical silver-coloured shoe horns with the name, "Parson's Shoe Store, Shoes that Satisfy, Aylmer ONT, Phone 157" Etched into the metal near the middle of each horn. Both horns have a hole near the bottom of them so that they could be hung up somewhere.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and notable tarnish in the metal due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1985-001-0050A-B
Length
7
Width
4
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A simple metal button hook with a curved ring at the end so that it may hang up somewhere.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish in the metal due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1979-001-0009
Length
6.5
Width
3
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A simple metal button hook with a curved ring at the top so that it may hang up somewhere.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish in the metal due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1979-035-0246
Length
6.5
Width
3
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A simple metal button hook with a curved ring at the top so that it may hang up somewhere.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish in the metal due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1981-003-0295
Length
6.5
Width
3
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A simple metal hook with a curved ring at the end of it so that it may hang up somewhere.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish in the metal due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1981-003-0297
Length
6.5
Width
3
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A simple metal button hook with a curved ring at its top so that it may hang somewhere.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish in the metal due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1982-024-0345
Length
6.5
Width
3
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A long silver-coloured button hook with an ornate end with various floral designs etched into its metal.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish in the metal due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1988-030-0003
Length
18
Width
5
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A long silver-coloured ornate button hook with various floral designs on its end.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish in the metal due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1988-030-0005
Length
18
Width
4
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A simple metal button hook with a ring on its end so that it may hang up somewhere.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish in the metal due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1988-030-0010
Length
4
Width
2
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A simple metal button hook with a curved ring at its end so that it may hang up somewhere.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1988-030-0014
Length
6.5
Width
4
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images

Button Hook / Shoe Horn

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Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A two in one silver-coloured artifact that acts as a shoe horn on one end and a button hook on the other. This artifact is very long and generally simple with its smooth reflective design.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and notable tarnished spots all throughout the metal.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1988-030-0019
Length
25.5
Width
4.5
Height
1
Units
cm
Dimension Remarks
Please note that the width listed is that of this artifact's thickest point (ie. the paddle of the shoe horn) while the rest of this shoe horn is approximately 0.6cm in width.
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Material
metal
Museum / Archive
Aylmer-Malahide Museum and Archives
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
A long ornate button hook with various floral designs etched into its end.
Material
metal
Condition Information
General wear and tarnish due to age.
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
1997-003-0002
Length
7.5
Width
3
Height
1
Units
cm
Use Conditions
Copyright Aylmer-Malahide Museum & Archives.
Images

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