Overall: 1 3/4 × 15 1/2 in. (4.4 × 39.4 cm)
engraved: on shaft: "MICHELL SMITH'S/ LEAP SEPTEMBER 15TH/1842// MRS. MACKRELL/ANN/SPEED THE PLOUGH/THOU GOD SEEST ME"
Black glass rolling pin with central shaft covered in engraved decoration consisting of farm, nautical, and love imagery and phrases, including "Speed the Plough," "Thou God Seest Me," and an image of the iron bridge at Sunderland; two knob handles at either end of shaft.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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