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Sharpening tools in a Village Smithy
Sharpening tools in a Village Smithy
Artist:
Date:
1891
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood Engraving
Dimensions:
9.7 x 13.3 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1963.30.25996
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A smithy; through a doorway we see a horse and its master; waiting as the foreground activity takes place; half a dozen workers are sharpening tools of various sorts; on a huge foot operated circular whetstone, on hand held whetstone etc. various other tools and smithy gear.

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