Artifact Details

Title

Umbilical socket

Catalog Number

102728088

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Periscope Co.

Place Manufactured

Atlanta GA

Dimensions

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

Description

The object is an integrated circuit socket with a blue cable to periscope board. It is plugged into the 8087/80287 socket on the motherboard to pick up the one signal (indicating whether a memory read is an instruction fetch) not available on the bus (from the periscope manual, pg 1-3).

Category

Component/other

Credit

Gift of Jessica Prince

Lot Number

X2123.2001