Burnisher

Object ID
1961.13003.16
Community
New York, Mount Lebanon
Description

Colted long stick. The stick's ends are cylindrical and grow wider near the center where the stick returns to a cylindrical form. The middle section of one side of the stick is flat. On this side there is a rectangular cut-out, which accommodates a rectangular stone with four flat sides and a rounded top. The stone protrudes from the wood 5/8". The ends edges are shaved down so that they are diagonal.

Dimensions

10 3/16 in. (25.9 cm)

New York, Mount Lebanon

New York,  Mount Lebanon

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Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon. Burnisher. https://shakerml.org/object/?id=7131. Accessed on September 24, 2020

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