Writing slate

image 1989-666

Object

Educational items

Title

Writing slate

Production date

1880-1910

Material

Wood
Slate

Dimensions

Height (Whole): 225mm
Width (Whole): 300mm
Depth (Whole): 10mm

Description

This writing slate in a wooden frame would have been used in a school room. The string looped through the hole on the top may have been used to carry or hang the slate. The letter 'H' has been burnt in pokerwork.

Object number

1989.666

On display?

Yes

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