Large Merrick Interlining frame

Slate, Desk

Accession Number: 2001.211.135

Description: Hinged desk slate for interlining braille; 2 lines of 40 cells; 1 large blunt pin on front of bottom plate; 1 peg on back and missing a second peg to fit holes in a smooth board; board not included.

Height: 1.125

Width: 11

Date Made: ca. 1935

Place of Origin: London England

Collection: Ronecker Slate Collection

History/Provenance: Ronecker Slate Collection

Credit Line: Museum Purchase, 2001.211

Subjects: Braille Slates Tactile writing

Dimension Notes: overall

Made: Royal National Institute for the Blind

Material: Nickel Alloy

Updated: 07/24/2015