cavalry sketch board Mk IV
- Catalogue number
- EQU 3603
- Production date
- Sketch Board: wood
- Rollers: metal
- whole: glass
- whole: leather
- whole: celluloid
- whole: Height 2 cm, Length 25 cm, Width 18.5 cm
- Alternative names
- full name: cavalry sketch board Mk IV
- simple name: sketch board : British
If you are interested in the full range of licenses available for this material, please contact one of our collections sales and licensing teams.
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.
Board designed during the late 19th century by Lieutenant-Colonel Verner, Rifle Brigade, and some time Professor of Military Topography, Royal Military Academy, Woolwich.
HOUGHTON - BUTCHER LONDON 1917 IV 10921