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Writing Tablet

1950.156 (RS204544)

Description

A writing tablet fastened by a metal clasp. When opened six sheets are revealed. At the top of each sheet the day of the week is inscribed. A metal coat of arms adorns the front cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Material
ivory (tooth component)
metal
Object type
Written Communication T&E; Writing Media
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
metal
Tablet, Writing
writing boards (tablets)
Accession Number
1950.156
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. James Hayden Wright
GUSN
45117

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