Playing card slate

Slate

Accession Number: 2001.211.17

Description: Slate for marking playing cards with braille; chrome-plated brass; not hinged; card slides in; 2 lines, 7 cells. "Perkins Inst. Model 16" --center, front plate.

Height: 3.5

Width: 2.5

Date Made: ca. 1933

Place of Origin: Watertown, MA

Collection: Ronecker Slate Collection

History/Provenance: Ronecker Slate Collection

Credit Line: Museum Purchase, 2001.211

Subjects: Braille Slates Tactile writing

Dimension Notes: overall

Made: Howe Press

Material: Chrome-plated brass

Updated: 07/24/2015