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Imagine Gallery, Adventure, Case 10

Model Tool Set

1867 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Model tool set consisting of a wooden chest containing a panel saw, chisel, mallet, set square, tenon saw, jack plane, smoothing plane, hammer and two nails. Inside the lid is stuck a printed paper label explaining the item's origin and listing its contents.


Object details

Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 12 parts.
(Some alternative part names are also shown below)
  • Chest
  • Model
  • Panel Saw
  • Model
  • Chisel
  • Model
  • Mallet
  • Model
  • Set Square
  • Model
  • Tenon Saw
  • Model
  • Jack Plane
  • Model
  • Smoothing Plane
  • Model
  • Hammer
  • Model
  • Nail
  • Model
  • Nail
  • Model
  • Straight Edge
  • Model
Materials and techniques
Wood, metal
Brief description
Model tool set, various tools, wood and metal, France, 1867
Physical description
Model tool set consisting of a wooden chest containing a panel saw, chisel, mallet, set square, tenon saw, jack plane, smoothing plane, hammer and two nails. Inside the lid is stuck a printed paper label explaining the item's origin and listing its contents.
Dimensions
  • Chest height: 40mm (closed)
  • Chest width: 100mm (closed)
  • Chest depth: 53mm (closed)
Marks and inscriptions
FROM THE PARIS EXHIBITION / A NEAT PRESENT / MINIATURE TOOL CHEST / CONTAINING / Hand Saw / Chisell / Mallett / Square / Tennon Saw / Jack Plane / Smooth Plane / Hammer (Printed paper label)
Credit line
Given by Mrs Fowler-Dixon
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
MISC.81:1 to 12-1971

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Record createdJuly 1, 2009
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