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Reversible Educational Board - Alphabet and Numbers Game

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1965T4899
Collection:Social History - Pinto Collection
Date:1916 - 1916


The Cress Reversible Educational Board was made in England in 1916. This is a combined literacy and numeracy aid. On one side, there are 51 letters which can be moved around the board to form words, whilst on the reverse, the tiles take the form of numerals and mathematical symbols.

Purchased from Edward H Pinto, 1965.

Further Information

Production Period:20th century
Place of Origin:England


Diameter:35.5 cm