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Object ID 1947.041.001
Object Name Scissor Hook
Collection Silver
Credit line Gift of Mrs. L.S. Townsend
Date circa 1815
Year Range from 1813
Year Range to 1825
Made Henry J. Pepper
Makers mark Marked by Henry J. Pepper
Description Silver scissor hook with oval end engraved with "PBS" in script surrounded by an oval chain border. The outside has a border of tiny decorative hash marks.
Dimensions H-2.187 W-1.062 D-0.375 inches
Dimension Details
Owned Phoebe Bennett Sharp
Subjects Silver
Sewing equipment & supplies
People Pepper, Henry J.
Sharpe, Phoebe Bennett
Search Terms Phoebe Bennett Sharp
Scissor Hooks
Henry J. Pepper
Henry Pepper
Material Silver
Place of Origin Wilmington, DE