Engraving tool (Chisel)
Overall: 5 15/16 x 11/16 in. (15.1 x 1.7 cm)
Inscribed on blade: "J & W"
Flat metal handle, tapering to a rounded end. Slender, pointed metal tip.
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.
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.