Brush - flat(?) - bristles damaged.

Brush - flat(?) - bristles damaged.
Title
Brush - flat(?) - bristles damaged.
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 13 x 1/4 in. (33 x 0.6 cm)
Description 
Reddish-brown, lacquered wood handle, tapers to point, curves in toward ferrule. Cylindrical, seamed, metal ferrule. White bristles, heavily damaged.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.192
Marks 
Marked "6" (I think, couldn't quite tell) on handle.
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