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Numberaid Teaching Abacus

Maker:
Tools for Education Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (frame, beads material)
paper (instructions, box material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 cm x 12.2 cm x 12.6 cm; 1 3/16 in x 4 13/16 in x 4 31/32 in
Object Name:
abacus
Place made:
United States: Wisconsin, Burlington
Date made:
1960-1961
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Debra Weise
ID Number:
2015.0170.01
Accession number:
2015.0170
Catalog number:
2015.0170.01
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1761888
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Pamphlet, Abacus Arithmetic

Maker:
Crook, Welton J.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12.7 cm x 20.3 cm; 5 in x 8 in
Object Name:
Pamphlet
pamphlet
Place made:
United States: California, Palo Alto
Date made:
1958
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Elton L. Howe
ID Number:
1989.0709.03
Accession number:
1989.0709
Catalog number:
1989.0709.03
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904581

Pamphlet, Abacus Instruction Book

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15.1 cm x 10.3 cm; 5 15/16 in x 4 1/16 in
Object Name:
Pamphlet
pamphlet
Place made:
Nihon
Date made:
1965
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of George W. Sims
ID Number:
1988.0489.02
Accession number:
1988.0489
Catalog number:
1988.0489.02
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904574

Soroban, or Japanese Abacus

Maker:
Oh Tani or Oh Ya  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 cm x 46 cm x 12 cm; 1 9/16 in x 18 1/8 in x 4 23/32 in
Object Name:
abacus
Place made:
Nihon: Chūgoku, Hiroshima
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of K. Kadokura
ID Number:
1989.0515.01
Catalog number:
1989.0515.01
Accession number:
1989.0515
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690537
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Soroban, or Japanese Abacus

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .4 cm x 4.4 cm x 2 cm; 5/32 in x 1 23/32 in x 25/32 in
Object Name:
abacus
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of John White
ID Number:
1981.0922.18
Catalog number:
1981.0922.18
Accession number:
1981.0922
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690533
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Soroban, or Japanese Abacus

Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
rosewood (overall material)
paper (overall material)
bamboo (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.3 cm x 17 cm x 8.5 cm; 29/32 in x 6 11/16 in x 3 11/32 in
Object Name:
abacus
Date made:
ca 1885
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
1979.0876.04
Catalog number:
1979.0876.04
Accession number:
1979.0876
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690532
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Soroban or Japanese Abacus

User:
Kletzing, Russell  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 cm x 34.3 cm x 9 cm; 1 3/16 in x 13 1/2 in x 3 17/32 in
Object Name:
abacus
Place Made:
Nihon: Kanto, Tokyo
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Blind  Search this
Asian  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Russell Kletzing and Ruth S. Kletzing
ID Number:
1983.0831.03
Catalog number:
1983.0831.03
Accession number:
1983.0831
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690535
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Soroban, or Japanese Abacus

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x 34.4 cm x 7 cm; 25/32 in x 13 17/32 in x 2 3/4 in
Object Name:
abacus
Date made:
1959
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of G. Norman Albree
ID Number:
MA.335485
Catalog number:
335485
Accession number:
321674
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690531
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Toy Abacus

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21.5 cm x 33.5 cm x 2.02 cm; 8 7/16 in x 13 3/16 in x 13/16 in
box: 21.8 cm x 35 cm x 2.3 cm; 8 9/16 in x 13 3/4 in x 7/8 in
Object Name:
abacus
Date made:
1950s
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
2002.3058.01
Catalog number:
2002.3058.01
Nonaccession number:
2002.3058
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Learning Arithmetic
Arithmetic Teaching
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1029963

Soroban, or Japanese Abacus

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
bamboo (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.8 cm x 35.6 cm x 8 cm; 23/32 in x 14 1/32 in x 3 5/32 in
Object Name:
abacus
Place made:
Nihon
Date made:
before 1959
Subject:
Asian  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
MA.316866
Catalog number:
316866
Accession number:
228691
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690529

Suan-p'an, or Chinese Abacus

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x 28.6 cm x 14 cm; 25/32 in x 11 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in
Object Name:
abacus
Date made:
1958
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Elton L. Howe
ID Number:
1989.0709.01
Catalog number:
1989.0709.01
Accession number:
1989.0709
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690538
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Cranmer Abacus

Physical Description:
felt (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.2 cm x 15.6 cm x 8.4 cm; 15/32 in x 6 5/32 in x 3 5/16 in
Object Name:
abacus
Place made:
United States: Kentucky, Louisville
Date made:
ca 1970
Subject:
Blind  Search this
Invention  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Russell Kletzing and Ruth S. Kletzing
ID Number:
1983.0831.02
Catalog number:
1983.0831.02
Accession number:
1983.0831
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Learning Arithmetic
Arithmetic Teaching
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690534

Suan-p'an, or Chinese Abacus

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
rosewood (overall material)
bamboo (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.7 cm x 37 cm x 17 cm; 1 1/16 in x 14 9/16 in x 6 11/16 in
Object Name:
abacus
Date made:
ca 1925
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Frank A. Taylor
ID Number:
MA.309527
Catalog number:
309527
Accession number:
104133
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690528

Handheld Numeral Frame or Abacus

Physical Description:
wood (frame, beads, handle material)
metal (wires material)
Measurements:
overall: 38.2 cm x 30.5 cm x 2.8 cm; 15 1/32 in x 12 in x 1 3/32 in
Object Name:
numeral frame
abacus
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Dr. Richard Lodish American School Teaching Collection
ID Number:
2014.0293.01
Catalog number:
2014.0293.01
Accession number:
2014.0293
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1692732
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Teaching Abacus, or Numeral Frame

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 103 cm x 75 cm x 32 cm; 40 9/16 in x 29 17/32 in x 12 19/32 in
Object Name:
numeral frame
abacus
Place made:
Mexico
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Mexican  Search this
ID Number:
1979.0693.01
Catalog number:
1979.0693.01
Accession number:
1979.0693
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690539
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Tchoty, or Russian Abacus

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 cm x 9.8 cm x 14 cm; 13/32 in x 3 27/32 in x 5 1/2 in
Object Name:
abacus
Date made:
1958
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Edith R. Meggers
ID Number:
MA.335269
Catalog number:
335269
Accession number:
314637
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690530
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Tchoty, or Russian Abacus

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
paper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4.6 cm x 13 cm x 19.5 cm; 1 13/16 in x 5 1/8 in x 7 11/16 in
Object Name:
abacus
Place Made:
Rossiya: Rossiya, Smolensk
Date made:
1965
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Russia  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of George W. Sims
ID Number:
1988.0489.01
Catalog number:
1988.0489.01
Accession number:
1988.0489
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690536
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Desktop Numeral Frame or Abacus

Physical Description:
wood (frame, beads, stand material)
metal (wires material)
Measurements:
overall: 73.7 cm x 56.5 cm x 29.2 cm; 29 1/32 in x 22 1/4 in x 11 1/2 in
Object Name:
abacus
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Education  Search this
Credit Line:
Dr. Richard Lodish American School Teaching Collection
ID Number:
2014.0293.02
Catalog number:
2014.0293.02
Accession number:
2014.0293
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1692739

Suan-p'an, or Chinese Abacus (Double)

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
bamboo (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3.7 cm x 31.6 cm x 68.8 cm; 1 15/32 in x 12 7/16 in x 27 3/32 in
Object Name:
abacus
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Rose Sachs
ID Number:
1997.0106.01
Catalog number:
1997.0106.01
Accession number:
1997.0106
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
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Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690817

Cylindrical Numeral Frame or Abacus

Physical Description:
wood (endpieces, beads material)
metal (rods material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 mi x 17.9 cm x 6.5 cm; 10.46074 km x 7 1/16 in x 2 9/16 in
Object Name:
abacus
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Education  Search this
Credit Line:
Dr. Richard Lodish American School Teaching Collection
ID Number:
2014.3117.02
Nonaccession number:
2014.3117
Catalog number:
2014.3117.02
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
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Arithmetic Teaching
Abacus
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1694308
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