Wood, possibly Pine (by microanalysis); paint, metal wire (later)
Overall: 12 1/4 x 3 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. ( 31.1 x 8.9 x 11.4 cm )
carved: below opening: "1834"
Flat back cylindrical green painted whetstone holder with carved tulip, heart, and stars; two holes for mounting on wall on either side; metal wires wrapped around the body.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.