Mirrored Glass Grinding Slab

Object Number: 
1932.237.g7
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 20 1/2 x 7 5/8 in. (52.1 x 19.4 cm)
Description: 
Mirrored, broken glass grinding slab(?). Mostly triangular in shape, with one straight side, two long curving sides, one short curved side.
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