Student grade brush made with good quality, pure hog bristle hair, naturally tapered, with a flagged tip that spreads lots of thick or heavy paint evenly on a board or canvas. Brush head is hand-cupped in to seamless, aluminum ferrule and attached to a long, wooden handle. An inexpensive brush that offers rugged performance for students learning to paint with oils or acrylics. A perfect choice for the teacher on a budget. Bright, size 8.