Artifact Details

Title

Robot - Squee by Berkeley Enterprises

Catalog Number

102698000

Type

Still Image

Dimensions

overall: 3 1/2 in x 4 3/4 in

Description

Color image of the Squee robot .This robot created in 1950 by Berkeley Enterprises to be used at trade shows to "stop" traffic.
It mimics a squirrel taking a tennis ball (nut) to its nest. It has photoelectric cells for "eyes" and a motor controlled "claw" for
grasping the tennis ball.

Category

Photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015