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Object Timeline

1980

  • Work on this object began.

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ET55 Calculator, 1980

This is a Calculator. It was designed by Dieter Rams and Dietrich Lubs and manufactured by Braun AG. It is dated 1980 and we acquired it in 2015. Its medium is molded abs plastic, electronic components. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of George R. Kravis II.

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 13.6 × 7.6 × 1 cm (5 3/8 in. × 3 in. × 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

ET55 Calculator, 1980; Designed by Dieter Rams and Dietrich Lubs; molded abs plastic, electronic components; H x W x D: 13.6 × 7.6 × 1 cm (5 3/8 in. × 3 in. × 3/8 in.); Gift of George R. Kravis II; 2015-5-4

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