- Wooden handle with metal blade, flat, narrow chisel for removing small bits of wood between the lines of the design of 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. 8 in watercolor drawing GA 03209.02 showing the tools of the block cutter.
- Currently not on view
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- overall: 11.3 cm; 4 7/16 in
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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
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