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Printmaking tool

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1860s-c.1940 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    One of 22 tools, mostly made of metal

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dorothea Short, daughter of the artist

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case V, shelf 20

Physical description

Etching and engraving tools.

Place of Origin

Britain (probably, made)


1860s-c.1940 (made)


Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

One of 22 tools, mostly made of metal

Descriptive line

Poem card

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1951 London: HMSO, 1962.




Metalworking; Engraving


Printmaking techniques; Tools & Equipment


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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