- Wooden handle with metal blade held in place by metal ferrule at base. Back of blade is beveled. Chisel for removing wood between the lines of the design in a woodblock. One of a group of woodblock-cutter's tools used in Graphic Arts exhibit of Japanese printmaking techniques from about 1890 to 1990s. Identified as No. 15 in watercolor drawing GA 03209.02 showing the tools of the block cutter.
- Currently not on view
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- overall: 24.5 cm x 2.3 cm; 9 21/32 in x 29/32 in
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- Gift of T. Tokuno, Chief of the Japanese Bureau of Engraving and Printing (Insatsukyoku), 1889-90
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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