Skinning or erasing tool

On display


  • Title

    Skinning or erasing tool

  • Associated place

    France (probable) (probable place of creation)
    Italy (probable) (probable place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1550 - 1600
  • Material and technique

    metal (probably steel), ivory, lead, brass, horn

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    23.6 cm (height)
    7.8 cm of figure (height)
    2.05 cm (width)
    1.2 cm (depth)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by J. Francis Mallett, 1947.

  • Museum location

    Lower ground floor | Gallery 1 | Exploring the Past
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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