Radio Shack LCD Mini Desktop EC-2003 Electronic Calculator

Description
This small desktop electronic calculator has a tan and brown plastic case and an array of twenty-four square plastic keys. These include ten digit keys, a decimal point key, a total key, four arithmetic function keys, three memory keys, a clear/clear memory key, a clear entry key, a percentage key, a square root key, and an off key.
The eight-digit LCD display is behind the keys. A mark to the right of it reads: Radio Shack (/) LCD MINI-DESKTOP.
The back of the calculator has a battery pack at the top. A sticker in the middle reads: Radio Shack MODEL NO. (/) EC2003 (/) Uses 2 Type AA Batteries (RS Cat. No. 23-552) (/) Custom manufactured in Hong Kong for Radio Shack (/) A Div of Tandy Corp Ft. Worth TX76102.
Compare 1986.0988.007, which sold for somewhat more.
References:
Radio Shack, A Tandy Company, 1983 Catalog No. 354, p. 169, accessed September 22, 2014. The price listed for the calculator is $19.95.
Radio Shack, A Tandy Company, 1984 Catalog No. 367, p. 167, accessed September 22, 2014. The price listed for the calculator is $14.95.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
electronic calculator
date made
1983-1984
maker
Tandy Corporation
Physical Description
plastic (case; keys material)
metal (circuitry material)
paper (sticker material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/2 in x 4 5/8 in x 4 3/4 in; 3.81 cm x 11.7475 cm x 12.065 cm
place made
Zhonghua: Hong Kong
ID Number
1986.0988.033
catalog number
1986.0988.033
accession number
1986.0988
subject
Business
Desktop Electronic Calculators
Computers & Business Machines
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Desktop Electronic Calculators
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of John B. Priser
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