Artifact Details

Title

Slide rule

Catalog Number

102631566

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Keuffel & Esser Company

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number 4098A
Other number P113 Donor's ID number for rule
Serial number 24208

Dimensions

overall: 1/8 in x 6 1/8 in x 1 1/4 in

Description

The object consists of a slide rule and leather case. Handwritten on one side of the case is "H.M. Nichols BF slurlevanl Co". Printed on the other side of the case is "THE FAFNIR BEARING COMPAN, NEW BRITAIN, CONN., MAKERS OF QUALITY BALL BEARINGS". Printed on one side of the slide rule is "FAFNIR BALL BEARINGS".

Category

Pre-computer: slide rule

Credit

Gift of Mike Konshak

Lot Number

X3741.2007