Atari 7800 Console

Dublin Core

Title

Atari 7800 Console

Identifier

2015.012.572
Serial No: 72R4BR A1 82 5109169

Description

Atari 7800 console with power cord and controller

Creator

Atari

Publisher

Atari

Contributor

Scott Correia

Date

nd

Relation

2015.012.572a - Atari 7800 Console
2015.012.572b - Atari 7800 Power Adapter
2015.012.572b - Atari 7800 Controller

Format

Atari 7800

Language

en

Subject

Video Game - console

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

9"D x 11.5"W x 3"H

Repository

Box 162

Condition

2015.012.572a - Atari 7800 Console
B
Console is in good overall condition. Serial number sticker is complete and readable on bottom of console. console shows minor wear and scuffing on bottom and top.
Was received with protective plastic still on metal 7800 strip across front of console. Plastic removed for conservation/accessioning and left noticeable non-tacky residue on metal.
2015.012.572b - Atari 7800 Power Adapter
B
Power adapter is in good condition with minor scratches on sticker. Cable is in good shape

2015.012.572b - Atari 7800 Controller
Controller is dusty but in good overall condition. Cord is flexible and undamaged. Metal Atari logo shows a ding at the top of the second "A" in ATARI.

Was received with protective plastic covering metal atari plate. Removed for conservation/accessioning.

Notes

Console Metal partially cleaned by Judith H. 10/31/2015
NOVUS1 removes residue with some work. requires further cleaning before display or use.

Entered by/date

Dave B. 10/31/2015

Citation

Atari, “Atari 7800 Console,” Digital Game Museum Collection, accessed December 14, 2017, https://www.digitalgamemuseum.org/collection/items/show/2530.