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Object - The Visible

From the Collection of Vision Australia 454 Glenferrie Road Kooyong Victoria

Description
Cast iron Brailler. The body of the Braille writer is painted in black with silver and gold painted inscriptions. Seven metal oval keys are situated at the front of the machine. The roller for turning the paper is made from turned wood.
Size
H12 cm x W32 cm x D23 cm.
Object Registration
b/c 1010167
Keywords
braille equipment
Historical information
Alfred Wayne & Co. produced a number of braille writers over the years, including The Visible.
When Made
circa 1900
Made By
Alfred Wayne & Co. (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
Marked: Painted on front of machine: "The visible/manufactured by/Alfred Wayne/Handsworth/Brimingham. England
Last updated
12 Dec 2018 at 1:08PM