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Object Name Hornbook
Artist Unknown
Description Small hornbook. Exterior of black leather with short handle with a small hole in the center. Alphabet in Old English lettering sits beneath piece of clear horn.
Date 18th c.
Material leather, paper, horn
Dimensions H-0.25 W-2 L-3.25 inches
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Education
Catalog Number 1976.22
Provenance Unknown
Source Estate of Bessie Gray
Received as Gift