National Cash Register, Model 1054X-6

Description:

This cash register has a wooden frame covered with brass and a metal mechanism. It has four columns of keys for entering amounts, an operating button, five function keys, a paper tape, a cash drawer, and pop-up indicators.

Above the keys is a locked door. Lifting it reveals counters for numbers of customers and amounts spent. This is National Cash Register Company’s model 1054X-6, with serial number 1703570. It dates from 1919.

Date Made: 1919

Maker: National Cash Register Company

Place Made: United States: Ohio, Dayton

Subject: MathematicsBusiness

Subject:

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Mathematics, Computers & Business Machines, Cash and Credit Registers

Exhibition: Object Project

Exhibition Location: National Museum of American History

Credit Line: Gift of National Cash Register Company

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MA.319500Accession Number: 238759Catalog Number: 319500

Object Name: cash register

Physical Description: brass (overall material)wood (overall material)glass (overall material)paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 57.5 cm x 47.5 cm x 39.5 cm; 22 5/8 in x 18 11/16 in x 15 9/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-3add-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_694239

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