Artifact Details

Title

Java Card

Catalog Number

102782476

Type

Physical object

Date

1997

Manufacturer

Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Place Manufactured

United States

Identifying Numbers

Other number (510) 434-1591 Sun Microsystems phone number on back of card.

Dimensions

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

Description

A credit card sized "Java Card. The card is blue with a ship pattern. There is a gold chip on the left side of the card. The chip reads, 'GEMPLUS" at the top. There is a yellow dotted line extending from the right of the chip to white circle with a black rectangle in the middle. The black rectangle reads, "JAVA POWERED." To the right of the white circle, there is a photo of a hand holding the card.
On the back of the card, there are three points explaining what the card does. On the right side, of the back there is a white rectangle with "Sun microsystems" and their logo printed in the middle. Java's website and additional contact and trademark information is printed along the bottom.

Category

Memory & storage/other

Credit

Gift of Michael Arent

Lot Number

X8849.2019