Ada Lovelace / Punchcard Necklace
Ada Lovelace published the first computer program in 1843. She was also the first person to describe a general purpose computer. This necklace, part of our Women in Science Collection, celebrates Lovelace's contributions to the field of computer science.
This necklace is based on a punch card made for the Analytical Engine, the mechanical computer that Lovelace’s program was designed to run on.
This necklace comes with a fold-out card with Lovelace's story.
- Chain and charm are nickel-free
- Chain length: 16"
Comes with matching 4" extender
50% of profits from this necklace go to:
- Black Girls Code
- DIY Girls
This necklace has small parts and is not made for children!
Analytical Engine Punchcard courtesy of Bruce Sterling.