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  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca 1903 (made)
    ca. 1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wood, brass and steel, printmaking tool

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514a, case 19, shelf DR 23

Physical description

Burin with wood and brass handle and square section.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


ca 1903 (made)
ca. 1900 (made)


Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Wood, brass and steel, printmaking tool


Length: 13.1 cm

Descriptive line

Burin for engraving, with square section

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum. Catalogue of the loan exhibition of British engraving and etching held at the Victoria and Albert Museum, South Kensington, 1903. London: H.M.S.O, 1903. p. 134

Production Note

Part of a collection of printmaking materials prepared in the Engraving School of the Royal College of Art by the Assistant Teacher C. M. Pott, under the direction of Frank Short for the Loan Exhibition of British Engraving and Etching held at the V&A in 1903.


Wood; Steel; Brass


Tools & Equipment; Printmaking techniques; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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