Artifact Details

Title

Silicon ingot with seed

Catalog Number

102757079

Type

Physical Object

Date

Circa mid 1980s

Manufacturer

Intel Corporation

Dimensions

overall: 4 1/8 in x 23 3/8 in x 4 1/8 in

Description

The object is a complete 100 mm (~ 4 inch diameter) silicon ingot together with the original seed crystal attached at the tip. This ingot came from Intel Santa Clara Building 6, mid 1980s.

Credit

Gift of Robert Steinjann

Lot Number

X7867.2017