Wood, slate and wire
279 mm (length); 160 mm (width)Order this image
National Trust Museum of Childhood (Accredited Museum)
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Does this bring back any school memories?
A wooden frame with a six-wire abacus on the left and a slate on the right. The beads are red, yellow, green and blue. The frame has the alphabet and numbers printed on one side and a groove cut into the other. One side has a groove with catch. Evidence of woodworm.