Overall: 16 7/8 x 7/8 in. ( 42.9 x 2.2 cm )
Iron bullet mold; bulbous wood handle that extends into two flat, hinged arms, each with thirty-two circular molds on interior of each arm.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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