Mirrored Glass Slab

Object Number: 
1932.237.g4
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/4 x 9 1/2 in. (23.5 x 24.1 cm)
Description: 
Mirrored, broken glass grinding slab(?). Four sided (largley triangular in shape) with two straight sides meeting at 90 degrees. Two concave, arced sides (one short, one long).
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