School slate, A. W. Faber No. 58; Faber-Castell; 1900-1950; RI.W2002.1338
School slate, A. W. Faber No. 58About this object
Two writing slates fixed in a hinged wooden case made by A. W. Faber, known today as Faber-Castell. This is model number 58.Maker
Company headquartered in Germany but exact place of manufacture is unknown.Medium and Materials
organic, vegetal, wood
inorganic, stone, slate
At top of internal left hand frame: 'A. W. FABER. No 58'
Several marks and scratches across surface where the slate has been used for writing, this is illegible.
h 265 mm x w 185 mm x d 20 mmSubject and Association Keywords