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Pencil - Slate, circa 1880 (Damaged) Archaeology Reg. No: LL 66469

Summary:
This slate pencil was excavated at Casselden Place in 2003.

Writing implements, found throughout Little Lon, indicate that writing was a commonplace activity. The pens, pencils and inkwells are a tantalizing reminder of words forgotten long ago.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Heritage Victoria, 2005
Discipline: Archaeology - Historical
Dimensions: 6.0 mm (Width), 60.0 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: making history - little lonsdale street
Themes this item is part of: Little Lon, Little Lon Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Activity: clerical
Specific Activity: pencil
Lot Area Unit: 44/11/28

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