APH cubarithm type slate and cubes

Slate, Arithmetic

Accession Number: 1992.81

Description: APH Cubarithm has red vinyl frame with 16 cells vertically and horizontally for a total of 256. Yellow vinyl plastic cubes are placed in the squares of the frame. The cubes have raised braille dots forming the numerals 0-9 on five of the sides; original cardboard boxes are white with green text, "Cubarithm/1-0038/May be used as an arithmetic slate with plastic numbered pegs or Braille cubes. Or as a peg board with plain plastic pegs./Manufactured by/The American Printing House For the Blind".

Date Made: ca. 1960

Place of Origin: Louisville, KY

Credit Line: APH Collection, 1992.81

Subjects: Blind Mathematics Slates Instructional aids, tools, and supplies

Dimension Notes: 1.3 x 18 x 22.5 cm.

Made: American Printing House for the Blind.

Material: Plastic, vinyl

Updated: 02/28/2019