Elka 101, electronic pocket calculator, 1976.

Made:
c.1976 in Bulgaria

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Electronic Pocket Calculator by Isot, model Elka 101, c1976. Before the fall of the Iron Curtain in 1989, Bulgaria hasd one of the largest electronics industries in Eastern Europe. However in the 1970s they had to import the integrated circuits to compete.

Details

Category:
Computing & Data Processing
Object Number:
1999-748
Materials:
electronic components, metal, paper (fibre product) and plastic
type:
electronic pocket calculators
credit:
Meehan, (Mrs.)