IntelliTactiles Pre-Braille Concepts pattern, Texture/Shape Recognition and Braille Cell


Accession Number: 2006.60.27

Description: Black 1/2" foamcore board, gray matboard rectangle glued to top, red cardstock rectangles glued to matboard; two rectangles marked out in pencil, each one is a separate pattern; Texture/Shape Recognition has triangles, circles, squares, and rectangles (six total shapes) created from two thicknesses of yellow matboard; the braille cell has six circles made from yellow matboard; edges of the red paper smoothed with modeling clay.

Height: 24

Width: 20

Depth: 0.625

Date Made: 2005

Maker: Poppe, Tom

Place of Origin: Louisville, KY

Collection: APH Collection

History/Provenance: APH Collection

Credit Line: APH Collection, 2006.60

Subjects: Instructional aids, tools, and supplies Patterns (Design elements) Tactile graphics

Dimension Notes: overall

Made: American Printing House for the Blind

Material: Foam, paper, clay

Updated: 12/02/2010