Brush - flat brush

Brush - flat brush
Title
Brush - flat brush
Date 
ca. 1828-1855
Medium 
Wood, red sable bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 13 5/8 x 5/8 in. (34.6 x 1.6 cm)
Description 
Long stained/lacquered wood handle, shaved with knife below seamed, cylindrical metal ferrule. Handle tapers to point. Chestnut colored bristles.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.5
Marks 
Stamped "ROBERSON NO 51 LONG ACrE" and "11" on handle.
Gallery Label 
The company was at this address only between 1828 and 1855.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group