Artifact Details

Title

512-bit PMOS FET RAM chip

Catalog Number

102766316

Type

Physical Object

Date

1969

Manufacturer

Shell Research

Place Manufactured

Bellaire, Texas, U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 0315B Handwritten on the top surface.

Dimensions

overall: 3/8 in x 1 in x 2 1/8 in

Description

Written in pencil on the object are the following notations: "TAO 3-67, failed initial shift, use for demo, #3 fail, 4 of 15." The object is packaged in a clear plastic box bearing the following notations: "1969 - Tim O'Neill Shell Research Bellaire, TX 1X512b 1969, Do Not REMOVE or Touch."

Credit

Gift of Tim O'Neill

Lot Number

X8204.2017