Slate, School; Unknown manufacturer; 1880-1920; WY.1988.35

Name/Title

Slate, School

About this object

This is a blackboard writing slate. Slates like these were commonly used by all school pupils in the early years.

Maker

Unknown manufacturer

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1880-1920

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, wood
inorganic, processed material, stone

Inscription and Marks

Engraved on the top: '? DIXON'

Measurements

h 235 mm x w 345 mm x d 20 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Communication (including Diaries and Letters)

Subject and Association Keywords

Education

Object Type

occupation-based equipment

Object number

WY.1988.35

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