Object consists of: Calculator and plastic dust cover. Serial number is stamped on cross member near the front of the printing assembly; the printing assembly cover has to be removed to see it
Fixed-application digital computer: other
The Olivetti Programma 101 was the company's re-entry into computing after selling off its computing division to General Electric. The programmable calculator used transistors and a delay line memory; magnetic cards were used as a storage medium. A relatively low price and advanced features led to sales of over 40,000 units.