Embossing plate for raised-line drawing, “Isotopes of Hydrogen”

Plate, Embossing

Accession Number: 1992.273

Description: Embossing plate used to produce a tactile illustration on paper. Part of original drawing (paper pattern) used to create illustration on plate remains glued on plate front. Braille title on plate: "Fig. 2 Isotopes of Hydrogen."

Height: 9.44

Length: 12.37

Date Made: ca. 1980

Place of Origin: Louisville, KY

Subjects: Chemistry Embossing (Printing) Manufacturing aids, tools, and supplies Tactile graphics

Made: American Printing House for the Blind

Material: Metal (Zinc)/Paper

Updated: 07/28/2015