Artifact Details

Title

Calculimetre

Catalog Number

XB312.84

Type

Physical object

Date

1913 ca.

Manufacturer

G. Charpentier

Place Manufactured

France

Dimensions

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

Description

Text: "Calculimetre G. Charpentier Brevete (Patented) S.C.D.G.". small metal circular slide rule with arrow-like pointer on the front, brass ring engraved with one of the scales on front face which is otherwise silver (nickel).. Label with accession number affixed to back.

Category

Pre-computer: slide rule

Subject

Hand calculation; Slide rule; Analog; Oughtred, William

Credit

Gift of Gwen and C. Gordon Bell

Lot Number

X6288.2012