Vintage school blackboard.
Vintage school blackboards are another item of nostalgia, especially vintage roller boards. Invented in 1911 the Rollerboard has been the main teaching aid for over 100 years. Traditional writing aids are perfect for any pub, bar, cafe, restaurant etc as a menu board or advertisement aid.
Maker Wilson and Garden
Design Period 1950 to 1959
Country of Manufacture United Kingdom
Identifying Marks Labeled by maker
Style Vintage, Mid-Century, Industrial
Detailed Condition Good/Fair — This vintage item remains fully functional, but it shows sign of age through scuffs, dings, faded finishes, minimal upholstery defects, or visible repairs.
Restoration and Damage Details Patina consistent with age and use,
Using the roller towel principle and substituting a specially treated fabric for slate, the first of the now internationally known revolving boards was created in 1911. Apparently, the original prototype is still in use today. Interested? please contact us.
Price is £200 H220CM W106CM D13CM.