Artifact Details

Title

Scrib portable computer

Catalog Number

102646947

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

BobstGraphic, J. Bobst & Fils, S.A.

Place Manufactured

Switzerland

Identifying Numbers

Serial number 240903033

Dimensions

9 x 17 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.

Description

Object is a small portable computer with integral keyboard and integral dual minicassette tape drives. The computer monitor faces the rear and is observed through a slide-out, tilting, magnifying mirror. The computer is contained in an elaborate canvas and leatherette carrying case with zippered compartments containing a modem, a power supply, and several minicassette tapes.

Category

Digital computer/portable / luggable