Artifact Details

Title

Pluribus multiprocessor circuit board

Catalog Number

102703565

Type

Physical object

Date

circa 1975

Manufacturer

Bolt, Beranek and Newman, Inc. (BBN)

Place Manufactured

Cambridge, Mass., U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 12 Handwritten in pencil in upper, left corner.

Dimensions

overall: 1 1/8 in x 16 3/8 in x 9 1/8 in

Description

The object is a handmade circuit board mounted in a picture frame with a wood backing. The object was used in the second generation interface message processor in a multiprocessor configuration.

Category

Component/circuit board

Credit

Gift of Ornstein Severo

Lot Number

X7681.2016