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Wood encased whetstone

Date: 1890-1950
Overall (Wood Block): 195 x 72 x 45 mm, 610 g
Medium: metal, wood
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Bernard Lake
Classification:Tools and equipment
Object Name: Oilstone
Object No: 00053703

User Terms

    An oilstone in a wooden whetting block with a lid. An oilstone is kept oiled and used for sharpening tools such as plane irons, chisels etc.

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