AC Adaptor for Sharp EL-8 Electronic Calculator

Description
This black box for charging the battery on a Sharp EL-8 electronic calculator has two cords. One plugs into the wall, the other into the calculator. A tag on the bottom reads in part: SHARP MODEL EL-81. It also reads: 1016024. A tag on the top reads: SHARP (/) AC ADATOR. The device has a black plastic carrying case. Dimensions do not include case.
See 1981.0992.05.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
electronic calculator accessories
date made
1971
ca 1971
maker
Sharp Corporation
Physical Description
plastic (box, case material)
rubber (cord material)
metal (overallwiring material)
Measurements
overall: 6 cm x 5 cm x 23.5 cm; 2 3/8 in x 1 31/32 in x 9 1/4 in
place made
Nihon
ID Number
1981.0922.05.1
accession number
1981.0922
catalog number
1981.0922.05.1
subject
Business
Computers & Business Machines
Desktop Electronic Calculators
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Computers
Desktop Electronic Calculators
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of John White
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