Artifact Details

Title

Thomlinson's Equivalent Paper Slide Scale

Catalog Number

XB107.80

Type

Physical object

Date

1940

Manufacturer

J. Thomlinson, Ltd.

Place Manufactured

U.K.

Dimensions

3/4 x 23 x 3 1/4 in.

Description

This slide scale converts various units of measure from English to metric. Thomlinson's Equivalent Paper Slide Scale is single sided with two slides. The lower left corner has been chipped.

Category

Pre-computer: slide rule

Collection Title

Gwen Bell artifact and book collection

Series Title

Pre-computing artifacts

Credit

Gift of Gwen and C. Gordon Bell

Lot Number

X6288.2012