Artifact Details

Title

Terminal

Catalog Number

102735112

Type

Physical object

Date

1984

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Place Manufactured

Taiwan

Identifying Numbers

Model number VT220 Printed on a sticker on the back of the object
Other number 22 NOV 84 Printed on a sticker on the back of the object
Serial number TA07972 Printed on a sticker on the back of the object and embossed on a Dymo label attached to the front

Dimensions

overall: 11 1/2 in x 13 in x 17 in

Description

The object is a VT220 terminal with a screen size of 11 inches (measured diagonally). On the side are brightness and contrast controls. On the back is an on/off switch, power socket, keyboard socket, printer port, terminal connection, a video connection, and a power plug for an external device.

Category

I/O/teleprinter/terminal