Brass button stick; T Page; Unknown; CR1977.666

Name/Title

Brass button stick

About this object

Hinged brass plates used by soldiers when cleaning buttons and/or buckles on military uniforms. One plate has slots cut in to one side so that when it closes over the bottom plate the buttons can stand proud and away from the uniform fabric ready for cleaning. The button stick was carried in the soldiers personal kit ready for use at any time.

Maker

T Page

Maker Role

Military Outfitter

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

Brass

Inscription and Marks

T Page Military Outfitter

Measurements

H 2mm x L 175mm x W 68mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Military

Subject and Association Keywords

Clothing & accessories

Subject and Association Keywords

World War I

Subject and Association Keywords

World War II

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Cleaning equipment

Object number

CR1977.666

Copyright Licence  

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