Artifact Details

Title

Hohenrechenschieber cylindrical slide rule and sextant

Catalog Number

X1064.91A-C

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Dennert & Pape

Place Manufactured

Hamburg-Altona, Germany

Identifying Numbers

Model number 127-136 A-1 Hohenrechenschieber
Model number HR1
Other number FI 23892 on end of slide rule
Serial number 83854

Dimensions

overall: 11.25 x 2.875 x 2 7/8 in

Description

This item comprises three pieces: A: Slide Rule (Sextant) B: Case C: Lid for Case.
This appears to be a circular sextant. Slight flaking of paint on case.

Category

Pre-computer: slide rule

Credit

Gift of Herbert F. Spirer

Lot Number

X1064.91A-C