Artifact Details

Title

Whitehill's calculator, on the decimal system : for the use of jewellers, goldsmiths, silversmiths, and others : containing tables shewing the value of any weight from one-thousandth part of the ounce or grain to 500 ounces, at rates from 1/- to 90/- per ounce or grain : also table of equivalents shewing the equivalents of old weights in decimals of the ounce troy

Catalog Number

B1554.01

Type

Text

Date

1897

Author

Whitehill & Whitehill

Publisher

W. Whitehill

Place of Publication

Birmingham, UK

Extent

[278] p.

Dimensions

overall: 3/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 5 5/8 in

Description

"R. J. R. Piper Stansted" written in graphite on the first fly leaf.

Category

Book

Collection Title

Gwen Bell early book collection of algorithms, tables, and history of calculations

Credit

The Gwen Bell Early Book Collection of Algorithms, Tables, and History of Calculations

Lot Number

X7090.2014