cavalry sketch board Mk IV
- Catalogue number
- EQU 3603
- Production date
- rollers: celluloid
- sketch board: glass
- general: Length 25 cm
- general: Width 18.5 cm
- general: Height 2 cm
- Alternative Names
- FULL NAME: cavalry sketch board Mk IV
- SIMPLE NAME: sketch board : British
Board designed during the late 19th century by Lieutenant-Colonel Verner, Rifle Brigade, and some time Professor of Military Topography, Royal Military Academy, Woolwich.
Rectangular wooden sketch board with two integral metal rollers slit to hold a length of paper which can be rolled forward as the sketching advances, Front of board in fitted with a small magnetic compass and the rear with a clinometer calibrated to 50 degrees. A leather strap to attach the board to the user's forearm is fitted to the back of the board.
HOUGHTON - BUTCHER LONDON 1917 IV 10921