Artifact Details

Title

Pascal Adder - Pascaline

Catalog Number

102710252

Type

Still Image

Identifying Numbers

Other number #1945a Verso
Other number 21 32443 Verso red sticker

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Description

Black and white. Pascal's Pascaline calculator. Shows dials with labels for each dial. Dials are turned with a sylus which is housed on left. Has carrying handles. Pictured is a replica, the first single register calculator. It was based on a toothed wheel mechanism, and used for relatively sim[ple addition calculations.
Verso" Paper stickers: "Pascaline (Pascal's Adder)" "Please return to: The Computer Museum Photographic Archives 300 Congress Street Museum Wharf Boston, MA 02210" "This Photograph may not be reproduced without written permission of the Photographic Archives The Computer Museum, Boston, MA"

photograph may not be reproduced without written permission of the Photographic Archives The Computer Museum Boston, MA"

Category

Photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015
 

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