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Lead spike-shaped object

Lead spike shaped object with a broad point. Pencil ? Located in the bottom drawer on the left side of the paint box formerly belonging to Caroline Schetky Richardson.

Credit Line

Gift of William and Nancy Osgood

about 1820–30

Dimensions

Overall (length): 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1995.156.47

Medium or Technique

lead

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Painting