Brush - round

Brush - round
Title
Brush - round
Date 
1815-1850
Medium 
Lacquered wood, bristles, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 1/2 x 3/16 in. (31.8 x 0.5 cm)
Description 
Black, lacquered wood handle, tapers to end. Conical, seamless, copper ferrule. Squirrel(?) bristles.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number 
1932.237b.190
Marks 
"///" pattern encircling base of ferrule. Marked "9" or "0" (cannot 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