Framed Slate Blackboard With Chalk Tray And Flag On The Back

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I bought this small size slate blackboard with a chalk ledge below not knowing there was an old child's drawing on the back side. The American flag is signed Chas. W. Leader, dated 1924 or 1944. Nice old paint on the frame and tray. Have chalk, no eraser.
Details
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
20th century
Period
20th Century
Materials and Techniques
Double sided slate
mortised wood frame
original paint
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
20.5 in. H x 26.5 in. W x 2 in. D
52 cm H x 67 cm W x 5 cm D
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
U1210248979447
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1stdibs seller since 2010
Located in New York, NY

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