Burnishing tool

Burnishing tool
Title
Burnishing tool
Date 
1800-1899
Medium 
Wood, iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 x 3/4 in. ( 12.7 x 1.9 cm )
Description 
Wooden burnishing tool composed of a tapering cylindrical body with a narrow point; body opens to reveal hollow interior and iron weighted lid.
Object Number 
Z.195
Marks 
written: collector's label affixed to body: "389"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group