New York Blackboard

The Original | Portrait Chalkboard

The Original | Portrait Chalkboard

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The Original | Portrait Chalkboard 16" x 24"

  • Tray Options: Oak

The Original Chalkboard - Our bestselling American made product inspired by vintage chalkboards of the early 20th century. This board is versatile and becomes the perfect accent for any home, a great menu display for restaurants and bars, and an awesome addition to classrooms. Handmade with your choice of Natural Oak or Walnut ledge, this board will stand out in any room.

Need to fill a wider space? Check out our Original Chalkboard in Landscape Format

Product Details:

Unframed magnetic porcelain writing board with a clean black edge.  A fresh take on slate chalkboards of the past.  Makes for a near monolithic appearance.  Vertical mounting configuration with a choice of Natural Oak or Walnut Chalk Ledge.  Write using chalk and chalk markers.  Also functions as a magnetic bulletin board.


  • Best quality 28 guage porcelain steel magnetic writing surface. 
  • Marker Ledge in Natural Oak and Walnut Stained Oak.
  • Tray Finish: Semi Gloss Lacquer.
  • Call 800-652-6273 for larger sizes and custom configurations. 
  • Made in New Jersey. 


Build products that inform, inspire and function well for years to come.

New York Blackboard is a design manufacturer with nearly 70 years experience serving visual communicators in and around the New York Metropolitan Area and country. We began in the 1940's supplying and crafting many of the beautiful chalkboards seen in older schools.