|Name and Model Number||Multiplying Rods|
|Country of Origin||Unknown, probably France|
|Date of Manufacture||Late 1800s?|
|Type of Rule||Other|
|Construction||Cardboard, wood, handwritten digits, unsigned|
|Area of Use||Generic|
|Comment||11 multiplying rods system Genaille / Lucas with a never used variety of reading.
The purpose of this set is unknown.
|Donor||Photo from a collection in Germany|
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|In conjunction with our 'donors' we assign a rarity rating to each item, based on the system devised by Herman van Herwijnen|
|(1929 - 2004), renowned Dutch collector, author, and creator of Herman's Archive, a collection of 5,000 slide rule images on CD.|
|• RR = Rare - 1 of 25 collectors has one; it may take a year to find an example in the marketplace.|
|• RRR = Very Rare - only a few known to collectors; may be several years before it comes up for sale.|
|• RRRR = Extremely Rare - a museum piece; unlikely that an example will come up for sale.|