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Copy book - Lettering Plain and Ornamental

Lettering Plain and Ornamental

  • Object:

    Copy book

  • Place of origin:

    England (published)

  • Date:

    ca. 1880 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Blackie & Son (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    printed paper

  • Museum number:

    MISC.251-1982

  • Gallery location:

    Museum of Childhood, Creativity Gallery, case 22

Physical description

paper covers, printed in black on grey
text with pages showing the correct forms of various alphabets, together with lines for the student to copy them underneath

Place of Origin

England (published)

Date

ca. 1880 (published)

Artist/maker

Blackie & Son (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

printed paper

Dimensions

height: 16.7 cm, width: 21.3 cm

Object history note

No. 10 in Vere Foster's series of copy books, published by Blackie & Son Ltd, London

Descriptive line

Blackie & Son Ltd, English, about 1880

Production Note

Reason For Production: retail

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Printed

Categories

Children & Childhood; Education & Learning

Production Type

mass produced

Collection

Museum of Childhood

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