Brush with wooden handle used for adding color to wood block in Japanese printmaking. Bristles attached on narrow end with three lines of stitches. Some red color residue remains in brush. Twine threaded through hole on opposite end of brush for hanging on rack of GA*03211.01. See illustrations GA*03209.03-.04.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of T. Tokuno, Chief of the Japanese Bureau of Engraving and Printing (Insatsukyoku), 1889-90

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: GA.03211.05bAccession Number: 22582Catalog Number: 03211.05b

Object Name: brush

Measurements: overall: 12.5 cm x 4 cm; 4 29/32 in x 1 9/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1411974

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