Writing Tablet

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1840-1870

GUSN

GUSN-45117

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

Descriptive Terms

writing boards (tablets)
ivory (tooth component)
metal
Tablet, Writing
Tablet, Writing

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James Hayden Wright

Accession Number

1950.156