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Modeling tool

Object Number: 
1955.55b
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Soft wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 1/2 in. ( 14.9 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Sculptor's clay modeling tool made of wood.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this tool was used by the sculptor John Rogers (1829-1904), father of the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Katherine R. Rogers
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group