Slate, writing; National School Slate Co.; CT86.1823b

Name/Title

Slate, writing

About this object

Writing slate; a rectangular writing slate with wooden frame. Stamped in black on the frame: "Nat'l School Slate Company, Extra Special, Slatington Penn. USA" and "First Quality".

Maker

National School Slate Co.

Maker Role

Maker

Place Made

North and Central America, United States, Pennsylvania

Medium and Materials

inorganic, stone, slate
organic, vegetal, wood

Inscription and Marks

Stamped: "NAT'LSCHOOL SLATE COMPY / EXTRA SPECIAL / SLATINGTON PENN U.S.A. / FIRST QUALITY"

Measurements

h 8mm x l 267mm x w 194mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

education (general)

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

occupation-based equipment

Object number

CT86.1823b

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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