Artifact Details

Title

Soroban

Catalog Number

B1659.01

Type

Physical object

Date

1960 ca.

Dimensions

2 1/2 x 15 1/4 x 3/4 in.

Description

Dark brown frame and light brown beads (1 in heaven and 4 in earth).

Category

Pre-computer/abacus / soroban

Subject

Abacus; Mechanical calculation; Hand calculation; Asia

Credit

Gift of Gwen and C. Gordon Bell

Lot Number

X6288.2012