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Object ID # 1982.033.003
Object Name Hook, Picture
Title Picture-Hanging Hook
Lexicon category 2: Building Furnishings
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Engraved brass picture-hanging hook. Floral design on the obverse side. No maker's identification.
Makers mark None
Provenance Unknown. Last owned by Charles W. Lowther, of Owen Sound, Grey County.
Collection Household Equipment, 20th-c Collection
Material Brass
Dimensions H-2.2 W-1.2 L-4.7 cm
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Lowther, Charles W.
Function A flat brass one-piece item that is bent so it can be hung from a wall's wooden moulding and provide a no-nail means of suspending a framed picture by means of a picture wire.