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Black glass grinding slab

Object Number: 
1932.237.g8
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Diameter: 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm)
Description: 
Circular glass grinding palette(?). Clear glass, painted black on verso.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this tabouret was used by Asher B. Durand, an artist and engraver best known for his Hudson River school paintings.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group