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'Marconi' Auto-Alarm Bell Type 117, by Marconi Company, English, c. 1920

Inventory Number: 14147
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/42
Brief Description: 'Marconi' Auto-Alarm Bell Type 117, for use with 'Marconi' Auto-Alarm. Brass bell on black painted wooden stand, with ringer and teak box, mounted on teak plinth. For maritime use. Previously catalogued and associated with 'Marconi' Auto-Alarm Receiver Type 332 (Inv. Num. 41271), 'Marconi' Auto-Alarm Selector Type 333 (Inv. Num. 22770), 'Marconi' Auto-Alarm Buzzer Type 225 (Inv. Num. 34759), 'Marconi' Auto-Alarm Morse Key Type 316A (Inv. Num. 82360).
Primary Inscriptions: "M.I.M.C. CO LTD / NO 3078 TYPE 117" on metal plaque on top of plinth.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
95 127 215 mm


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