Rapid Calculator Company - Calculator, 1930s - Steel

Rapid Calculator Company - Calculator, 1930s - Steel
North America - First half 20th century

This beautiful antique calculator was created by the Rapid Calculator Company in Philadelphia. It was founded in 1919 by Otto P. Schuman (1891-1969) who came to the United States from Germany in 1909. It's a smaller calculator and it's also a bit lighter The calculator ended up in Europe in the 1970s via South America. The serial number is 2414.

This calculator: has its flaws because of old age. The axle on the right to which the lever is located is broken, but can be repaired. The lever is out of place. Can also be repaired. It’s running rough and moving rough, but it’s working. He is decoratively very interesting.

The calculator is shipped well packed and registered.

Lot details
Calculator, 1930s
Manufacturer/ Brand
Rapid Calculator Company
Model/ Name
Rapid 2414
Estimated Period
First half 20th century
Country of Origin
North America
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
14×38×14 cm
5 kg
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