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Hooks and Eyes

Hooks and eyes have been used from at least the 15th century onwards to secure clothing.

Hook and eye

Object: Hook and eye
Culture: Tudor. 16th century
Country/Area of Origin: Greenwich, England
Material: Brass
Size: 1mm x 15mm
Notes:
Thames foreshore find in front of one of Henry VIII's palaces, Greenwich, England.


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