Brush - filbert(?) - bristles damaged

Brush - filbert(?) - bristles damaged
Title
Brush - filbert(?) - bristles damaged
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 7/8 x 1/8 in. (30.2 x 0.3 cm)
Description 
Black lacquered wood handle, tapers minimally to end. Conical, copper, seamless ferrule. Chestnut bristles, damaged.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.212
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this tabouret was used by Asher B. Durand, an artist and engraver best known for his Hudson River school paintings.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group