Peg Slate

Kit, Learning

Accession Number: 2018.7.1

Description: Two black plastic rectangles screwed together with eight black Phillips-head screws, rounded posts on the corners serve as feet; both pieces are pierced with holes for ten 6-dot braille cells, and a white peg in each hole can be depressed from above or raised from below to create a braille dot; a depression in each peg holds it in place once its position is changed; APH logo cast into each side on the right.

Height: 1.062992126

Width: 7.874015748

Depth: 1.692913386

Date Made: 1994-present

Maker: American Printing House for the Blind

Place of Origin: Louisville, KY

Credit Line: APH Collection, 2018.7.

Subjects: Braille Instructional aids, tools, and supplies

Made: American Printing House for the Blind

Material: Plastic, steel

Updated: 02/16/2021