Artifact Details

Title

Drawing instrument

Catalog Number

X248.83

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Keuffel & Esser Company

Place Manufactured

New York, USA

Identifying Numbers

Other number "G Coradi, Zurich, Switzerland, No. 2399" Case bears the following: "G Coradi, Zurich, Switzerland, No. 2399"
Other number 2103 marked on bottom of box

Dimensions

3 3/4 x 13 1/2 x 9 3/4 in

Description

Consists of a metal bar connected to a device which has two wheels. Case bears the following: "G Coradi, Zurich, Switzerland, No. 2399". There is a label on the outside of the lid "Department of Mathematics". Paper label on inside of lid in French, possibly directions for use. Object consists of box, metal drawing instrument, leather bag, brush, unidentified metal attachment, and metal extension bar

Category

Calculator: mechanical

Credit

Gift of University of Illinois, Department of Computer Sciences

Lot Number

X248.83