Wooden stylus

Stylus, Embossing

Accession Number: 2001.211.171

Description: Turned wooden handle; pear-shaped, tapering to narrow neck; light-color wood, natural finish; steel tip; for use with a slate. Judy Dixon noted that this is an early stylus.

Height: 2.5

Date Made: n.d.

Place of Origin: unknown

Collection: Ronecker Slate Collection

History/Provenance: Ronecker Slate Collection

Credit Line: Museum Purchase, 2001.211

Subjects: Braille Styluses Tactile writing

Dimension Notes: overall

Made: unknown

Material: Wood, steel

Updated: 07/24/2015