Artifact Details

Title

Punch card weight

Catalog Number

102732639

Type

Physical object

Identifying Numbers

Other number 609719 Engraved on the object
Other number 93.528.01A LLNL deprecated number, written on the object

Dimensions

overall: 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in x 3 1/2 in

Description

The object is a metal weight to put on a stack of punch cards. An apparent handle attached to the weight was probably used to lift the weight out of the card holder.

Category

I/O/punched card device