3077 – William Fuld 'Talking Board Set': Spirit Board, Ouija Board

Physical description:
Boxed, with board and planchette.
Museum classification:
Divination
Size:
48 cm x 30 cm
Information:
Ouija Board or Talking Board. Ouija Boards or Talking Boards have been commercially manufactured from 1890 but they may have been derived from much older scrying devices. The boards became very popular but also very controversial and they gained a reputation for being dangerous.
Resource:
Object
Materials:
Plastic, cardboard