Jiffy Slate

Slate, Postcard

Accession Number: 2001.211.33

Description: Braille slate for 3 x 5 cards; not hinged; cards slide into slate; 6 lines of 19 cells; top edge of the slate has been sliced off. "Watertown, Mass." stamped on front of slate, upper left.

Height: 2.75

Width: 5.625

Date Made: ca. 1970

Place of Origin: Watertown, MA

Collection: Ronecker Slate Collection 0

History/Provenance: Ronecker Slate Collection 0

Credit Line: Museum Purchase, 2001.211

Subjects: Braille Slates Tactile writing

Dimension Notes: 2 3/4 x 5 5/8 in.

Made: Howe Press

Material: Aluminum

Updated: 07/24/2015