Artifact Details

Title

IBM 1620 Console Type Ball Packing Crate

Catalog Number

X1583.99H

Type

Physical object

Date

1959 ca.

Manufacturer

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Dimensions

1 3/4 x 8 3/4 x 7 in.

Description

IBM 'egg crate' package for type balls; container used by IBM Lexington (KY) ET Division for shipping Selectric elements to San Jose manufacturing plant for use in computer system products shipped out of San Jose.. This object consists of a top and a bottom section

Category

Miscellaneous/other

Lot Number

X1583.99A-H