Search the collections
This item is on display at Melbourne Museum
Pencil - Slate, circa 1880 (Damaged) Reg. No: LL 66469
- 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)|
|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|
|Lot Area Unit:||44/11/28|