Artifact Details

Title

Tates Arithmometer

Catalog Number

B82.80

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

C & E Layton

Place Manufactured

England

Dimensions

7 x 24 x 8 1/2 in

Description

Large wood box with brass supports on the corners, metal handles on the sides, and a silver (?) plate on top inscribed "Presented by the Council of the Institute of Actuaries to Mr. George King in testimony of their appreciation of his services in preparing part II of the text book". Table of decimal equivalents of sterling money inside lid.

Category

Calculator/mechanical

Lot Number

B82.80