Artifact Details

Title

Jacquard loom model

Catalog Number

B117.80

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1825

Place Manufactured

France

Identifying Numbers

Deprecated CHM identification number L2002.5.1 This was the number originally assigned to the loaned object.

Dimensions

base: 3 1/4 in x 14 1/2 in x 6 3/4 in; overall: 15 in x 23 in x 7 in

Description

Small model of a Jacquard loom with paper punch cards. A long metal handle protrudes from the top-right. Bell inventory sticker (B117.80) affixed to underside of wooden base.

Category

Pre-computer/other

Collection Title

Gwen Bell artifact and book collection

Series Title

Pre-computing artifacts

Lot Number

B117.80