Lloyd's 8621 Handheld Electronic Calculator


This four-function calculator has a metal case the size of a credit card with plastic trim and twenty-four rectangular plastic keys. In addition to ten digit keys, a decimal point key, and a total key, there are four arithmetic function keys, a percentage key, a square root key, four memory keys, an on/clear key, and an off key. At the left top is the eight-digit liquid crystal display. A mark to the right of the display reads: LLOYD’S (/) CARDETTE

A mark stamped on the back of the calculator reads: Modèle/Model No. 8621 (/) Series/Série. 719 (/) DC/C.C. 2x1.5V 0.3mW (/) Lloyd’s Electronics Ltd./Ltée. (/) Hong Kong.

Compare 1987.0435.20.

No advertisements found. Calculator assigned a date on the basis on the date of similar credit card-sized calculators. For further information about Lloyd’s Electronics, Inc., see 1986.0988.218.

Date Made: ca 1980

Maker: Lloyd's Electronics, Ltd.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: Hong Kong

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of John B. Priser

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1987.0435.19Catalog Number: 1987.0435.19Accession Number: 1987.0435

Object Name: electronic calculator

Physical Description: metal (case material)plastic (keys; trim material)glass (display material)Measurements: overall: 1/4 in x 3 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in; .635 cm x 9.525 cm x 5.715 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-a600-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_214343

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