Item: 1880s Child's Slate Slant School Desk
ITEM DESCRIPTION:
Early circa 1880 Shepherd's slate lap desk, a small slant top with slates on the inside and outside of the lid. It has a panel at the top of the lid that holds removable inserts with images of birds, people, etc., as well as the alphabet and numbers. Children could practice their writing and drawing by copying these inserts. There are six inserts and a graphite writing stylus stored inside the desk which is in excellent condition. It may have never been used and has a lot of character and appeal. 6109-01EPP
Item Condition: exc
DIMENSIONS: 5" tall by 2.75" wide
Stock #: 6109d
$335.00

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