Artifact Details

Title

Fowler's Textile Calculator

Catalog Number

XB112.80

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1900

Manufacturer

Fowler and Company, Manchester

Place Manufactured

U.K.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 14398 on metal center
Other number 2952 under word "Reeds"

Dimensions

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

Category

Analog computer

Subject

Hand calculation; Slide rule; Analog; Oughtred, William

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