Artifact Details

Title

Single channel tube

Catalog Number

102735527

Type

Physical object

Identifying Numbers

Other number GY-38 This is found hand-carved into the metal component.

Dimensions

overall: 22 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in

Description

This record contains one single channel tube. There is a metal object encased in a cylindrical glass tube. There are 4 glass rods attached to it. On one end of the glass cylinder, there is a protruding point coming out. The other end has a protruding glass point encircled in metal pins. There is a piece of black plastic stuck to the glass cylinder. The metal component has some numbers that are hand-carved and scratched out, and some individual numbers hand-carved. There are various metal and glass components on the metal object inside of the glass cylinder. There is a piece of tape attached to the glass cylinder with illegible writing on it. It was found in a large trunk.

Category

Component/other

Credit

Gift of Sterling Newberry, Micro-bit Corporation

Lot Number

X329.84