Tele-Games Super Pong IV

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Dublin Core

Title

Tele-Games Super Pong IV

Identifier

2016.014.001

Description

Sears Tele-Games Super Pong IV console in original box with instructions and two additional controllers. Main console has 2 attached controllers. Set includes 2 removable controllers for four-player use.

Creator

Atari

Publisher

Atari

Contributor

Harold M. Lee

Date

nd

Relation

2016.014.001a - Original Box
2016.014.001b - Manual
2016.014.001c - Super Pong console
2016.014.001d - Paddle controller
2016.014.001e - Paddle controller

Format

Pong Console

Language

en

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

9"H x 12.5"W x 8"D

Repository

Box 184

Condition

B-
2016.014.001a - Original Box is heavily worn but complete. Damage to all sides and some taped sections reinforcing flaps.

2016.014.001b - Manual is worn with some mildew damage to front cover.

2016.014.001c - Super Pong console is complete and in good overall condition. Start Game button has detached and fallen inside the console. Attached paddle controllers are in good complete condition

2016.014.001d - Paddle controller is in good complete condition

2016.014.001e - Paddle controller is in good complete condition

Notes

This unit was the personal Super Pong console of Harold M. Lee. Mr. Lee worked at Atari and was responsible (with Al Alcorn) for the Home Pong chip design. The chip was used in this, and all other Atari home Pong consoles.

Entered by/date

Dave B. 04/02/2016
Judith H. 04/03/2016 minor edits, photos attached

Citation

Atari, “Tele-Games Super Pong IV,” Digital Game Museum Collection, accessed November 21, 2017, https://www.digitalgamemuseum.org/collection/items/show/2859.