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Comptometer Adding Machine, by Felt & Tarrant, Chicago, c. 1920

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Inventory Number: 38747
Object Type: Object
Persons: Felt & Tarrant Mfg. Co. (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1920
Place Created: Chicago Illinois USA North America
Accession Number: 1987-16
Brief Description: Decimal machine, 8 columns of keys. Presumably for the English market since it carries a plaque on the upper surface listing English patents. The most recent in the list of American patents on the back are from 1920. With metal cover.
Primary Inscriptions: "226926" punched serial number. Cover carries text beginning "COMPTOMETER / (Pronounced like thermometer)"
Collection Group:
Material(s): Metal
Copper Alloy
Glass
Enamel
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
154 250 399 mm

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