Artifact Details

Title

Ethernet transceiver

Catalog Number

X124.82E

Type

Physical object

Date

1974 ca.

Manufacturer

Xerox PARC (Palo Alto Research Center)

Dimensions

overall: 4 3/4 in x 16 in x 16 in

Description

Three parts: A: CPU B: Mouse C: Piano keyboard (Keyset Input Device) D: Keyboard E: Ethernet transceiver w/ cable and vampire clamp -- one of the first Ethernet transceivers Item E has label reading: "Danny Bobron's ALTO." Also, item E is in only fair condition because of adhesive stains on body of unit. The ends of the cable have been chopped and wrapped poorly in electrical tape.

Category

interconnect/I/O bus

Credit

Loan Courtesy of Xerox PARC

Lot Number

X124.82